[ECOS] Re: Building redboot with eCos Kernel

André-John Mas ajmas@sympatico.ca
Thu Jun 1 01:51:00 GMT 2006


Hi,

I pretty much figured that was the case. I'll have to find if
anyone in my company can tell me what it is doing there.

Thanks for the help.

Andre

On 30-May-06, at 23:08 , Grant Edwards wrote:

> On 2006-05-31, Andre-John Mas <ajmas@sympatico.ca> wrote:
>
>> Is it accepted to include the ecos kernel in a redboot image?
>
> No, I don't think so.  At least I've never heard of that being
> done, and based on what I know of things I don't think it can
> work.  Redboot is purely a "mainloop" type polling application,
> and the the eCos kernel requires interrupts be enabled.
>
>> I am working on some existing code for my company and when the
>> kernel is included in the boot we have trouble debugging. What
>> happens, is when we connect using gdm the application gets
>> sent, but stalls. The serial connection then stalls and then
>> timesout.
>>
>> Any idea?
>
> What are you trying to accomplish by including the eCos Kernel
> in RedBoot?
>
> --  
> Grant Edwards                   grante             Yow!  Is  
> something VIOLENT
>                                   at               going to happen  
> to a
>                                visi.com            GARBAGE CAN?
>
>
> -- 
> Before posting, please read the FAQ: http://ecos.sourceware.org/fom/ 
> ecos
> and search the list archive: http://ecos.sourceware.org/ml/ecos- 
> discuss


-- 
Before posting, please read the FAQ: http://ecos.sourceware.org/fom/ecos
and search the list archive: http://ecos.sourceware.org/ml/ecos-discuss



More information about the Ecos-discuss mailing list