Project for GSoC 2019
list at c-mauderer.de
Thu Mar 7 16:40:48 UTC 2019
Am 07.03.19 um 15:18 schrieb Gedare Bloom:
> On Thu, Mar 7, 2019 at 8:45 AM Sebastian Huber
> <sebastian.huber at embedded-brains.de
> <mailto:sebastian.huber at embedded-brains.de>> wrote:
> On 06/03/2019 22:39, Vaibhav Gupta wrote:
> > After suggestions and response from Sebastian, Christian and Udit I
> > started to explore the following ticket:
> > #3338 : Port CHFS to RTEMS : https://devel.rtems.org/ticket/3338
> > Sebastian, even mentioned, that it can become a very good project for
> > GSoC 2019.
> I said that it is suitable as a GSoC project if you find a mentor. I am
> a bit concerned about the upstream activity of this file system. Looks
> like a dead project to me. Maybe we should ask on the NetBSD mailing
> list about its status.
> Assessing whether the upstream is alive would be the first step.
> The commit history is not promising, it looks like mostly basic
> maintenance for several years:
I agree that the commit history is not really the best sign. Maybe you
should also have a look at whether there are open chfs bugs at the
NetBSD bug tracking system.
But even if that file system is not available: RTEMS can profit from
some others too. You could try to have a look at writing a layer to
interface with the file systems in FreeBSD (would be a libbsd project -
note that this would require quite some work and a good basic knowledge).
Alternatively if you are specially interested in flash file systems,
maybe one on the list on Wikipedia has an open source license (ideally
BSD or MIT):
We currently have support for JFFS2 and YAFFS when it comes to flash
file systems. For normal disks there is mostly FAT and the RTEMS file
> > It would be great if any of the mentors want to mentor this project.
> > I want to discuss this further and seek to work on this as my GSoC
> > project for 2019. Also, please let me know if I am missing something.
> I am primary interested in the Trace Compass support.
> Sebastian Huber, embedded brains GmbH
> Address : Dornierstr. 4, D-82178 Puchheim, Germany
> Phone : +49 89 189 47 41-16
> Fax : +49 89 189 47 41-09
> E-Mail : sebastian.huber at embedded-brains.de
> <mailto:sebastian.huber at embedded-brains.de>
> PGP : Public key available on request.
> Diese Nachricht ist keine geschäftliche Mitteilung im Sinne des EHUG.
> devel mailing list
> devel at rtems.org <mailto:devel at rtems.org>
> devel mailing list
> devel at rtems.org
More information about the devel