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Re: eCos GNU tools 4.6.2-20120125 ready for testing

Hi John,

On 2012-03-07 13:12, John Dallaway wrote:
> Hi Alex
> Alex Schuilenburg wrote:
>> The RedBoot issue on the STM3210E-EVAL turned out to be a non-issue. 
>> eCos and eCosPro RedBoot are compatible. There was an eCosPro specific
>> issue which I had forgotten about - sorry.  The board ran overnight just
>> over 1000 tests in different eCos configurations.  There are currently 9
>> failures, listed according to their configuration name in our test farm.
>> As jld knows, when a test fails in the farm it is automatically rerun an
>> additional 2 times to confirm the failure is reproducible.  All other
>> tests in these configurations passed.
> Thank you for the info. I assume this was using your own build of GDB.
> Could you switch to arm-eabi-gdb 7.3.1 from the test release for any
> future perms please? With Cortex-M target such as STM3210E-EVAL you will
> need to specify the attached target description file before connecting
> to the target:
>   (gdb) set tdesc filename gdb-tdesc-cortexm-fpa.xml
> I can confirm that this is working for me.

Given this comment in I assume at
some point a newer toolchain will be provided which has a gdb with the
'g' packet length resolved?

If so I would prefer rather to wait until the newer toolchain is
provided since the tests would need to be re-run.  The farm has just hit
the 9000 test mark for this platform with no new additional test
failures, other than the same tests already reported in different

-- Alex

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