[ECOS] RomFS problem solved

jyl087@netscape.net jyl087@netscape.net
Thu May 23 22:22:00 GMT 2002

Ok, stupid pilot error...

I forgot to "ecosconfig add romfs" to my eCos 2.0 tree.


jyl087@netscape.net wrote:
>I'm having trouble with the RomFS under eCos 2.0. I've had no trouble in the previous eCos, so I wonder what's changed.
>I have an MTAB_ENTRY declaration in my test program as follows:
>  MTAB_ENTRY( romfs_mte1, "/", "romfs", "", (CYG_ADDRWORD)0xe0080000);
>Target is EDB7312.
>I traced the problem to the mount table initializer (cyg_mtab_init).
>It seems that the linker defined variable, "fstab_end" is incorrect. In my case, it the 
>  for (f= &fstab[0]; f!=&fstab_end; f++)
>loop never gets to the fstab entry for the RomFs because it terminates prematurely. I don't really understand how this variable (fstab_end) gets set.
>Any ideas?

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