[ECOS] Ecos on Redboot

Jonathan Larmour jlarmour@redhat.com
Wed Jan 23 07:41:00 GMT 2002

satish s mantri wrote:
> Hi,
> Thanks for the support.
> I am having redboot bootable floopy for i386 and through serial communication with linux(minicom) on other pc i am working on ecos.
> 1) Does eCos exist in that bootable floopy or are we supposed to load ecos externally.

You can do either. But for development it's better to continue using
RedBoot off the floppy, and then download your programs during development
using GDB, over serial or ethernet.

> 2)If we are to load ecos externally in redboot what is the procedure.

Once you have RedBoot running, the stuff in the Getting Started manual
applies: http://sources.redhat.com/ecos/docs-latest

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