Sun Studio 12 Update 1: Debugging a Program With dbx

stopi Command

The stopi command sets a machine-level breakpoint. It is valid only in native mode.


The stopi command has the following general syntax:

stopi event_specification [modifier]

When the specified event occurs, the process is stopped.

The following specific syntaxes are valid:

stopi at address

Stop execution at location address.

stopi in function

Stop execution when function is called.


address is any expression resulting in or usable as an address.

function is the name of a function.

For a list and the syntax of all events see Setting Event Specifications.