[ECOS] IDE, FAT, and VMWare

Andrew Lunn andrew@lunn.ch
Tue Nov 21 16:41:00 GMT 2006

On Tue, Nov 21, 2006 at 11:08:16AM -0500, Donald Walton wrote:
> I am having trouble recognizing /dev/hdb/ as having a FAT file system.  
> The eCos application does see /dev/hdb/,   but /dev/hdb/ does not get 
> mounted.

Probably a silly question, but: Are you actually mounting it?

Also, check it really is FAT12, FAT16, or FAT32. There is not support
for VFAT.

> Before I go down this path very far, I am curious whether other users 
> have had a similar configuration working.  If so, what problems did they 
> encounter?

I've never done this myself. I always use the synth target and run
eCos as a process on top of linux. With that setup i know FAT works.


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