Sun Studio 12 Update 1: Debugging a Program With dbx

Using dbx With Java Code

You can use the Sun Studio dbx to debug mixed code (Java code and C code or C++ code) running under the SolarisTM OS and the Linux OS.

Capabilities of dbx With Java Code

You can debug several types of Java applications with dbx (see Starting to Debug a Java Application). Most dbx commands operate similarly on native code and Java code.

Limitations of dbx With Java Code

dbx has the following limitations when debugging Java code: