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RTEMS build process
- Date: Thu, 25 Feb 1999 12:35:40 -0600 (CST)
- From: joel at OARcorp.com (joel at OARcorp.com)
- Subject: RTEMS build process
On Thu, 25 Feb 1999, Tim Drury wrote:
> > When you use libgloss+newlib, all you have to do is specify a couple of
> > command line options to gcc to switch boards. I don't see why
> > RTEMS has
> > to be substantially more difficult.
> > It doesn't. In practice, however, the libgloss/newlib options only
> > work for specific demo boards. They're convenient when first trying
> > out the toolset on a demo board. When it cames time for the actual
> > project, though, libgloss is modified for the actual hardware.
> Along these lines it would be nice to have a procedure for building your
> own BSP. I've been some 332 boards and I'm going to port RTEMS and
> (possible) eCOS to them. I'm documenting the procedure and I intend
> this project to be open source, but it would be nice to see someone
> else's procedure to help me out.
There is a new manual called "BSP and Device Driver Howto" that had not
been reviewed enough to be included in 4.0. It is approximately 75 pages
and attempts to cover the basics.
Joel Sherrill Director of Research & Development
joel at OARcorp.com On-Line Applications Research
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