This directory contains the components of the Fuchsia debugger.

User documentation

Please see the debugger setup and usage documentation.


  • debug_agent: Code for the stub that runs on a Fuchsia system that performs the backend operations.

  • ipc: Definitions and associated code for the IPC protocol between the zxdb frontend and the debug agent.

  • shared: The set of code that is shared between the debug agent and the zxdb frontend.

  • zxdb: The debugger frontend that runs on the developer's host computer (Linux or Mac).