Intro to kernel debugging 3

Topic: Probing, Altering User Mode Memory This is part 3 of the intro to kernel debugging series.  Other posts: Intro to kernel debugging 1 KD setup Intro to kernel debugging 2 Debugger context In this post, we will explore the following: Probe memory of a user mode process Alter user mode process memory Reminders about how…


Intro to kernel debugging 1

Topic: KD Setup I am a user-mode developer, but part of the job of working on the Windows team (HoloLens runs on Windows!) requires knowing how to work with a kernel debugger on that OS.  Some problems are difficult to debug through user-mode debuggers alone and can be simpler in a kernel debugger . Examples…


Intro to kernel debugging 2

Topic: Debugger Context This is part 2 of the intro to kernel debugging series.  Other posts: Intro to kernel debugging 1 KD setup Intro to kernel debugging 3 Probing, altering user mode memory In this post, we will explore the following: What the debugger is looking at when it first breaks in Get current call…