Breakpad is a set of client and server components which implement a crash-reporting system.
# Configure CXXFLAGS=-m32 CFLAGS=-m32 CPPFLAGS=-m32 ./configure # Build make # Test make check # Install make install
If you need to reconfigure your build be sure to run
make distclean first.
Get a copy of depot_tools repo. http://dev.chromium.org/developers/how-tos/install-depot-tools
Create a new directory for checking out the source code. mkdir breakpad && cd breakpad
fetch tool from depot_tools to download all the source repos.
Make changes. Build and test your changes. For core code like processor use methods above. For linux/mac/windows, there are test targets in each project file.
Commit your changes to your local repo and upload them to the server. http://dev.chromium.org/developers/contributing-code e.g.
git commit ... && git cl upload ... You will be prompted for credential and a description.