[ECOS] Filesystem for Flash support on eCOS

Gary Thomas gary@mlbassoc.com
Tue Jul 11 15:37:00 GMT 2006

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Venkata Ramana Kaza wrote:
> Hi Gary,
> Thanks for the Info.
> Can that be also used by the applications running in eCOS?

Yes, using the Virtual Vector interfaces eCos applications can
access FIS images.

That said, for anything more complicated than [very] simple access,
I would suggest using JFFS2 which is a full-featured file system
that can be used by both eCos programs and RedBoot [and Linux as

> Regards
> -venkat
> On 7/11/06, Gary Thomas <gary@mlbassoc.com> wrote:
>> Venkata Ramana Kaza wrote:
>> > Hi All,
>> > We are just starting to use eCOS for our eval. board. We wanted to
>> > use the Flash for storing the eCOS application images. For the same,
>> > wanted to know about the Filesystem support for Flash on eCOS.? Can
>> > anybody give some pointers on the same.
>> Look at the "FLASH Image System" component of RedBoot

Gary Thomas                 |  Consulting for the
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