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Embedded Software Development with eCos™ by Anthony J. Massa

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9.4. User Interface and Command Set

RedBoot provides a CLI. The port, serial or Ethernet, which the CLI is available on is determined by configuring RedBoot; refer to the Host Configuration section of this chapter. Once the initialization message is output by RedBoot, commands can be entered to control the target. An example of the RedBoot initialization message for the Intel x86 processor is shown in Code Listing 9.1.

Code Listing 9.1. Example RedBoot initialization message.
 1 Ethernet eth0: MAC address 00:d0:b7:92:9d:d2 2 IP: 192.168.0.10, Default server: 192.168.0.1, DNS server IP: 0.0.0.0 3 4 RedBoot(tm) bootstrap and debug environment [FLOPPY] 5 Non-certified release, version UNKNOWN - built 17:55:00, Apr 21 2002 6 7 Platform: PC (I386) ...

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