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Embedded Software Development with eCos™ by Anthony J. Massa

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12.4. eCos

Continuing with our examples, we now need to configure and build an eCos image that will be linked with our application. The eCos image we build in this section uses the RAM Startup Type configuration option. This allows us to use RedBoot to load our example application into RAM. We are then able to run and debug our application.

12.4.1. Building eCos

The main goal of this stage is to generate the eCos library file according to our configuration settings. The flow diagram for the eCos build procedure used in this example is shown in Figure 12.7.

Figure 12.7. eCos build procedure flow diagram.

Similar to the RedBoot build procedure, we ...

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