[ECOS] ECOS Networking with Redboot on 8260
Tue Oct 14 15:44:00 GMT 2003
Thank you for your reply. I have rebuilt the kernel again without the
networking and re-ran the tests. The "basic" and "context" tests do pass.
The cache tests are still failing.
I find this situation strange since I am using the same evaluation board
as one of the predefined templates in the eCos distribution. I have made no
changes. Does anybody know if this port/template has been tested before
(Motorola 8260 VADS)? I do not know if this is a real problem that needs to
be debugged, or just something I am doing wrong.
Thanks for the help
From: Andrew Lunn [mailto:email@example.com]
Sent: Monday, October 13, 2003 1:38 PM
To: Oliveira, David
Subject: Re: [ECOS] ECOS Networking with Redboot on 8260
> If I rebuild the ECOS library without networking, most of the standard
> tests will execute and pass. The tests that still will not pass are:
> cxxsupp, execept1, kexcept1, kcache1, kcache2. I think that "basic" and
> "context" tests also fail, but I will have to rebuild and test again to
> confirm this.
If context is failing you probably cannot context switch
properly. Since the stack uses threads, this would be a problem.
Similarly, quiet a few network devices need to play with caches, so if
they don't work, that could also be a problem.
Before doing more with the network stack i would try to solve these
problems. cxxsupp is not so important.
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