Inside Windows Debugging: Practical Debugging and Tracing Strategies

Tarik Soulami

ISBN: 9789350045923

592 pages

INR 599


Rethink your use of Windows debugging and tracing tools-and learn how to make them a key part of test-driven software development. Led by a member of the Windows Fundamentals Team at Microsoft, you’ll apply expert debugging and tracing techniques-and sharpen your C++ and C# code analysis skills-through practical examples and common scenarios. Learn why experienced developers use debuggers in every step of the development process, and not just when bugs appear.


Part I A Bit of Background


· Chapter 1 Software Development in Windows


Part II Debugging for Fun and Profit


· Chapter 2 Getting Started

· Chapter 3 How Windows Debuggers Work

· Chapter 4 Postmortem Debugging

· Chapter 5 Beyond the Basics

· Chapter 6 Code Analysis Tools

· Chapter 7 Expert Debugging Tricks

· Chapter 8 Common Debugging Scenarios, Part 1

· Chapter 9 Common Debugging Scenarios, Part 2

· Chapter 10 Debugging System Internals


Part III Observing and Analyzing Software Behavior


· Chapter 11 Introducing Xperf

· Chapter 12 Inside ETW

· Chapter 13 Common Tracing Scenarios

· Chapter 14 Windows Debugging User-Mode Debugging Quick Start

· Chapter 15 Windows Debugging Kernel-Mode Debugging Quick Start