RTEMS HDD format options

Karel Gardas kgardas at objectsecurity.com
Mon Jun 25 19:20:37 UTC 2007

Dave Erickson wrote:
> 	Joel/Whomever;
> I'm a little unclear, (and I did check archives), what file formats are
> acceptable for hard drive partitions to run RTEMS executables.  Can HDD
> ext2/3 partitions run executables?  I notice the filesystems guide does
> not elaborate.   Is there a list somewhere of acceptable formats?

Yes. Ext2/3 partitions are supported. Basically if your bootloader
supports it, you may start/boot RTEMS application from whatever
partition format you like. The other question is what file-systems
formats supports RTEMS natively to for example save its own data...

Karel Gardas                  kgardas at objectsecurity.com
ObjectSecurity Ltd.           http://www.objectsecurity.com

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