[ECOS] Re: Ethernet socket

Grant Edwards grante@visi.com
Mon Jan 21 16:47:00 GMT 2008


On 2008-01-21, Grant Edwards <grante@visi.com> wrote:

>> My conclusion ? eCos was a bad choice. Hopefully I have the
>> same application running on Linux, but with bad performance
>> (my application is about, capture & timestamp ethernet frame).
>
> When I needed to send/receive Ethernet packets, I added a
> second API to my Ethernet driver that implimented the
> cyg_io_read/write interface.  You could do that same for
> yours, but I doubt you have the time for that.

We've got a couple in-house Ethernet drivers which have support
for the second API. It's not all that hard to do, but it does
require some familiarity with general device-driver writing
under eCos.

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