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    SubjectRe: linux kernel without file system
    Philippe De Muyter wrote:
    > On Wed, Jan 14, 2009 at 04:27:55PM +0200, Rogan Dawes wrote:
    >> Philippe De Muyter wrote:
    >>
    >>> Keeping thinking about it, I now think that my 'application program'
    >>> (basically a serial-to-ethernet converter) should be a kernel thread,
    >>> because of the small memory constraints.
    >>>
    >>> The question is thus how to access the serial lines from a kernel thread.
    >>>
    >>> Philippe
    >> If your constraints are that severe, perhaps you should be investigating
    >> other solutions. e.g. eCos?
    >
    > I like to reuse (and contribute to) the linux drivers and kernel.
    >
    >> Linux doesn't ALWAYS have to be the answer :-)
    >
    > No ? :)
    >
    > Philippe
    >

    Ok, in that case, perhaps you should explain exactly what your
    constraints are (target board, max memory/flash, etc), and maybe folks
    will be able to provide more sensible answers.

    Good luck!

    Rogan


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