[ABANDONED] GDB connection closed right after connecting

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  • [ABANDONED] GDB connection closed right after connecting

    Hello there,
    Recently I updated J-Link software. Since then, I am experiencing the following problem: After I start the debug session, it detrimentally ends after the connection is established. here is the output:

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    1. SEGGER J-Link GDB Server V6.34 Command Line Version
    2. JLinkARM.dll V6.34 (DLL compiled Aug 7 2018 15:52:23)
    3. Command line: -port 2331 -s -CPU Cortex-M -device STM32L452VE -endian little -speed 1000 -if swd -vd
    4. -----GDB Server start settings-----
    5. GDBInit file: none
    6. GDB Server Listening port: 2331
    7. SWO raw output listening port: 2332
    8. Terminal I/O port: 2333
    9. Accept remote connection: localhost only
    10. Generate logfile: off
    11. Verify download: on
    12. Init regs on start: off
    13. Silent mode: off
    14. Single run mode: on
    15. Target connection timeout: 0 ms
    16. ------J-Link related settings------
    17. J-Link Host interface: USB
    18. J-Link script: none
    19. J-Link settings file: none
    20. ------Target related settings------
    21. Target device: STM32L452VE
    22. Target interface: SWD
    23. Target interface speed: 1000kHz
    24. Target endian: little
    25. Connecting to J-Link...
    26. J-Link is connected.
    27. Firmware: J-Link ARM V8 compiled Nov 28 2014 13:44:46
    28. Hardware: V8.00
    29. S/N: XXXXXXXX
    30. OEM: SEGGER-EDU
    31. Feature(s): FlashBP, GDB
    32. Checking target voltage...
    33. Target voltage: 5.05 V (Note: connected through galvanic isolator)
    34. Listening on TCP/IP port 2331
    35. Connecting to target...Connected to target
    36. Waiting for GDB connection...Connected to 127.0.0.1
    37. GDB closed TCP/IP connection
    38. Restoring target state and closing J-Link connection...
    39. Shutting down...
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    I would appreciate all help regarding this.
    PS: J-Flash Lite utility works correctly, I can program the target.
  • Hello,

    Thank you for your inquiry.
    For verification could you provide the S/N of the J-Link you are using? Is it the one you registered with?
    Generally the J-Link V8 you are using does not support Cortex-M4 targets: wiki.segger.com/Software_and_Hardware_Features_Overview
    That it works in J-Flash is pure chance.
    Unfortunately the J-Link V8 is out of support and maintenance so we recommend getting a new J-Link V10 model which includes Cortex-M4 debugging and many more new features.

    Best regards,
    Nino
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