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Mastering Android Wear Application Development by Javeed Chida, Siddique Hameed

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Debugging wearable apps

An important and extremely useful tool available to developers is the ability to set up debugging for our wearable apps running on our wearable device. We have the ability to run debug commands from our development machine to troubleshoot our wearable apps and have any debug output from the wearable be sent over to the handheld, which in turn must be connected to the development machine. Some setup is required in order to accomplish this. The general connectivity between devices is as shown in the following diagram:

Debugging wearable apps

The greatest payoff here is that we don't need to run two separate USB connections from the development machine—one ...

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