[ECOS] Redboot -Linux serial communication.

Jonathan Larmour jlarmour@redhat.com
Sat Jan 5 10:01:00 GMT 2002

umesh jaiswal wrote:
>  Hi all ,
>              I am newbe to redboot & ecos .
> I have  booted my pc (i386) with the help of redboot
> from floppy .
> I amazed to see the result that how a single stand
> alone redboot can boot a pc .
> I want to load certain files with redboot ,for that  I
> connect two pc one is having linux & other is booted
> from redboot  with serial ports. Then I run following
> commonds from redboot prompt.
>             Load -r -v -m xmodem  filename -b
> <base_address>
> The filename is my executable file of linux
> application programe .similarly I also tried for other
> files.

Yes, but you have to be talking to RedBoot from the Linux side too! Try
using minicom and sending the file with Ctrl-a s

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