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Question Headless Linux server debugging on Windows

Discussion in 'Linux' started by mjans71, Oct 21, 2022.

  1. mjans71

    mjans71

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    Windows 10 Business build 19044.2130
    Unity Editor 2021.3.7f1
    Visual Studio 2022 Professional
    Linux IL2CPP dedicated server build

    On a Windows workstation, what is the best way to do headless linux server debugging?

    Docker with WSL 2 is installed. The production destination will be Amazon Linux 2 EC2 instances.

    I can run the server on both an Amazon Linux 2 EC2 instance and a local docker container based on Amazon Linux 2. Currently just debugging via log files.

    From Windows, can I debug the server process in either a local docker container or running in WSL? In VS2022, I can Attach to Unity and I can Attach to a Process in Docker (but attaching to the server process in docker with Managed debugging fails), but is there a way to Attach to Unity in Docker or WSL?