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AIX Version 4.3 General Programming Concepts: Writing and Debugging Programs

adb Debug Program Overview

The adb command provides a general purpose debug program for programs. You can use this command to examine object and core files and provide a controlled environment for running a program.

While the adb command is running, it takes standard input and writes to standard output. The command does not recognize the Quit or Interrupt keys. If these keys are used, the adb command waits for a new command.

The following sections contain information on how to perform a variety of tasks with the adb debug program:

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