has anybody ported RTEMS to microblaze?

Joel Sherrill <joel@OARcorp.com> joel.sherrill at OARcorp.com
Fri Jul 16 13:39:10 UTC 2004

Etienne Fortin wrote:
> Hi,
> We evaluated Microblaze VS various uC and we finally decided not to go
> with it. The total cost of the system is much higher with Microblaze
> since there's very cheap uC out there with a LOT of functionalities.
> Also, we wanted "field update" functionalities and it was problematic
> since que uC is on the very same FPGA that needs to be updated. There's
> ways to do it, but we found them to not be that robust. 
> Anyway, Microblaze is a cool product since it allows you to create your
> uC from scratch, but we decided not to go with it.

The website says it includes a IBM PPC405 core.  How does it differ
from the 405 CPU models already supported?

> Etienne Fortin
> Sensio
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