[ECOS] get interrupt stack

Andrew Lunn andrew@lunn.ch
Tue Jun 24 14:14:00 GMT 2008

On Tue, Jun 24, 2008 at 02:52:16PM +0100, trollepi jj wrote:
> Thanks for your quick reply.
> I try to implement a simple mecanism of signal on arm7 (I've done it with the synthetic target before -playing
> with EBP and ESP - and it works well). I agree that an interrupt is anonymous but when a context switch happens
>  (clock interrupt). But where the informations of the current are stored in order to it gets back and continues its execution?
> There is "obviously" a place in the thread stack or in an other structure to retrieve this information.

Why are you assuming you are in thread context when the interrupt
happens? It could be in nested interrupt. It could be in a DSR....

Why not just use real signals as eCos implements?


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