IDebugControl3::GetExecutionStatus method

The GetExecutionStatus method returns information about the execution status of the debugger engine.

Syntax

HRESULT GetExecutionStatus(
  PULONG Status
);

Parameters

Status

Receives the execution status. This will be set to one of the values in the following table. Note that the description of these values differs slightly from the description in DEBUG_STATUS_XXX.

Value Description
DEBUG_STATUS_NO_DEBUGGEE The engine is not attached to a target.
DEBUG_STATUS_STEP_OVER The target is currently executing a single instruction. If that instruction is a subroutine call, the entire call will be executed.
DEBUG_STATUS_STEP_INTO The target is currently executing a single instruction.
DEBUG_STATUS_STEP_BRANCH The target is currently running until it encounters a branch instruction.
DEBUG_STATUS_GO The target is currently running normally. It will continue normal execution until an event occurs.
DEBUG_STATUS_BREAK The target is not running.

Return Value

This method may also return error values. See Return Values for more details.

Return code Description
S_OK
The method was successful.

Remarks

For more information, see Target Information.

Requirements

   
Target Platform Desktop
Header dbgeng.h (include Dbgeng.h)

See Also

IDebugControl

IDebugControl2

IDebugControl3

SetExecutionStatus