[ECOS] Getting and compiling ECOS or is there an archive?

Gary Thomas gary@mlbassoc.com
Mon Mar 21 07:01:00 GMT 2005

On Sat, 2005-03-19 at 23:35 -0500, Linux HA wrote:
> Gary Thomas wrote:
> > You could try this example:
> >   http://www.mlbassoc.com/examples/build_hello.html
> > Just use your desired platform (eb40a) where it uses "viper"
> Gary thanks for the example and it's Howto. I now get this error:
> arm-elf-gcc -c -mthumb-interwork -mcpu=arm7tdmi -mno-short-load-words -Wall 
> -Wpointer-arith -Wstrict-prototypes -Winline -Wundef -Woverloaded-virtual -g 
> -O2 -ffunction-sections -fdata-sections -fno-rtti -fno-exceptions -fvtable-gc 
> -finit-priority -I/tmp/redboot_ROM/install/include hello.c
> hello.c: In function `main':
> hello.c:5: warning: implicit declaration of function `printf'
> hello.c:6: warning: implicit declaration of function `exit'
> arm-elf-gcc -mthumb-interwork -mcpu=arm7tdmi -mno-short-load-words 
> -Wl,--gc-sections -Wl,-static -g -nostdlib -L/tmp/redboot_ROM/install/lib 
> -Ttarget.ld hello.o -o hello
> /tmp/redboot_ROM/install/lib/libtarget.a(redboot_main.o): In function `cyg_start':
> /tmp/redboot_ROM/install/include/cyg/hal/hal_if.h:601: undefined reference to 
> `RedBoot_version'
> collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
> make: *** [hello] Error 1
> I think I figured out what's going on/ It compiles
> version.c but I doubt it's being put into the lib
> file. When I add
>   /tmp/redboot_ROM/install/lib/version.o
> to the arm-elf-gcc line it compiles.

You've just put a band-aid on a broken setup :-(  No changes
like this should ever be required.

Your real problem seems to be that you're trying to build a
normal application using a tree built using the RedBoot template.
Please reread the example and note that it starts from scratch
which is what you need to do.

Gary Thomas                 |  Consulting for the
MLB Associates              |    Embedded world

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