Mr. Meinzen - Computer Science Competitions and Practice

"Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm." Winston Churchill

Debugging in Eclipse

  1. Demonstration of the Java Debugger in Eclipse using BubbleSort
    1. Show Memory Map of BubbleSort on an array {30,50,20,80,60}
    2. Debugger Perspective [start & terminate running programs]
    3. setting breakpoints
    4. evaluating variables
    5. single step, step over, step into
  2. Student Practice using debugger on LCM or SelectionSort
    1. Show Memory Map on Paper
    2. start debugger Perspective [start & terminate running programs]
    3. set a breakpoint
    4. evaluate a variable
    5. use single step & step over