Ben and Ethernet

Werner Almesberger werner at openmoko.org
Thu Sep 2 10:32:41 EDT 2010


David Reyes Samblas Martinez wrote:
> What rootfs/kernel where you using?

The OpenWRT the Ben came with from the factory.

> Did you load any kernel module to do so?

Nope, it's all done in user space. I just take the GPIOs away from the
MMC controller and program them directly. No kernel change needed.

> Have you compile it on BNN or use crosscompiling, if crosscompiling
> just using gcc or OpenWrt way?

Crosscompiled, just with gcc, after linking the OpenWRT
mipsel-openwrt-linux-* toolchain from  /usr/local/bin/

http://projects.qi-hardware.com/index.php/p/ben-blinkenlights/source/tree/master/bbl/Makefile
really is all there is to the build process.

- Werner




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