[ECOS] RedBoot's load and fileio
Tue Sep 8 09:23:00 GMT 2009
> Does anybody know what was a reason to suppress in RedBoot an ability
> to load files in RAM from a file on the mounted filesystem(s)?
Support for loading from fileio is present, but hiding; I think what you
found was the old code. It really lives in fs/fileio.c, switched on by the
All you should need to do is add CYGPKG_IO_FILEIO to your config, and
resolve any conflicts, before you build RedBoot. Then, the syntax "load -m
fileio /some/file" is what you're looking for.
It all Just Worked for me when I tried it out a few months ago. (I was using
a YAFFS filesystem and my NAND library, but there's no reason why jffs2
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