Network on POSIX (linux) target?
kgardas at objectsecurity.com
Tue Jan 11 12:21:30 UTC 2005
On Tue, 11 Jan 2005, Joel Sherrill <joel at OARcorp.com> wrote:
> Karel Gardas wrote:
> > Hello,
> > I've found this thread from 2000:
> > http://www.rtems.com/ml/rtems-users/2000/october/msg00189.html
> > and I'm curious if there are any news about networking setup for POSIX
> > RTEMS target. From looking into sources, I would guess that the networking
> > is unimplemented for POSIX, but I'm not sure if it is not hidden (shared
> > from) somewhere.
> That patch never got merged. You have two options:
> + merge that patch or
> + work with a simulator that supports networking.
> Personally I prefer the latter. The unix/posix BSP is always a bit
> of a hack and is using native Linux/UNIX services. When using a
> simulator, you are really closer to bare metal.
> qemu can run the pc386 BSP and networking is known to work.
Thanks for your hint, you are right, that's the way I will follow now.
Karel Gardas kgardas at objectsecurity.com
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