[ECOS] Re: Default Network Interface Card support in examples of book Anthony J. Massa - "eCos S/W dev"

Nodir Qodirov nodir.qodirov@gmail.com
Sat Apr 4 16:11:00 GMT 2009

> I suggest you verify correct linking with the latest pre-built
> Cygwin-hosted eCos i386-elf toolchain. It can be downloaded at:
> ftp://ecos.sourceware.org/pub/ecos/gnutools/cygwin/ecoscentric-gnutools-i386-elf-20081107-sw.cygwin.tar.bz2
> or at the equivalent location on your local sourceware.org mirror site.
> John Dallaway

Thank you so much John!

Using your cross development tools I could easily build RedBoot for
RealTek! Now when I boot target PC from FLOPPY I'm getting:

Ethernet eth0: MAC address 00:02:2a:dd:96:4e

IP:, Gateway:
Default server:

RedBoot(tm) bootstrap and debug environment [FLOPPY]
Non-certified release, version UNKNOWN - built 00:29:34, Apr  5 2009

Copyright (C) 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009
Free Software Foundation, Inc.
RedBoot is free software, covered by the eCos license, derived from the
GNU General Public License. You are welcome to change it and/or distribute
copies of it under certain conditions. Under the license terms, RedBoot's
source code and full license terms must have been made available to you.
Redboot comes with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY.

Platform: PC (I386)
RAM: 0x00000000-0x000a0000 [0x0008de70-0x000a0000 available]

All is working fine!!!

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