[ECOS] Re: eCos on 80186

Grant Edwards grante@visi.com
Tue Mar 29 21:04:00 GMT 2005

In gmane.os.ecos.general, you wrote:

>    Bruno> but I read im someplace that is possible do this changing
>    Bruno> the makefile to compile on other compiler like Borland C++.
>    Bruno> And I would like known if someone did this port.
> I suspect you are referring to the ecos-discuss thread
> http://ecos.sourceware.org/ml/ecos-discuss/2004-06/msg00220.html
> The thread included a suggestion to use Borland, but I am not
> aware of anybody writing any code along those lines. eCos
> depends heavily on a number of gcc extensions which makes it
> hard to use any other compiler.

As a purely academic question, what is the "smallest"
processor/platform to which eCos has been ported?  There are
some fairly "wimpy" processors with gcc support (e.g. 6811,
AVR), but they tend to have rather limited address spaces by
eCos standards.

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