In this course, we will use a variety of tools: some industry standards and some built specifically for CS 24. You can find information about how we suggest you best use these tools by following the links on this page.
gdb(GNU Debugger) – This tool is for debugging assembly and C code. Especially useful for
javap(Java disassembler) – This tool shows the contents of a
.classfile; it’s like
objdumpfor Java. Used on
make– This tool automatically runs the commands needed to build and test your code. Used on all programming projects.
vscode– This is the text editor that we use in CS 24.