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 From:  Marcel Wiget <mwiget at mac dot com>
 To:  m0n0wall dash dev at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall-dev] WRAP Geode CPU support for HW watchdog and LED's
 Date:  Thu, 6 Jul 2006 12:43:09 +0100
Hi,

The Geode watchdog/LED related files for the WRAP platform can be  
downloaded from:

ftp://ftp.mwcube.net/pub/m0n0wall/watchdog

Any feedback is of course welcome

- Marcel


On Jul 6, 2006, at 12:33 PM, Marcel Wiget wrote:

> Hi,
>
> sorry about my first post regarding the subject line. I also  
> realized that I can't send attachments, so I will email the patch  
> and files on request until I placed the files on a web server for  
> download.
>
> Marcel
>
> On Jul 6, 2006, at 12:23 PM, Marcel Wiget wrote:
>
>> Hi,
>>
>> apart from all the hype about FreeBSD 6.1 for m0n0wall, I'm  
>> working on a project based on the WRAP platform where the 4.11  
>> based m0n0wall software is more than adequate. I was looking  
>> though for LED and HW watchdog support but couldn't find it, so I  
>> ported it back from more recent BSD versions.
>>
>> I've attached the required kernel changes as a patch and also  
>> provide a test program wdtest.c, which simply activates the  
>> watchdog and lets the WRAP box die after 8 seconds. The actual  
>> 'kick the dog' part in form of a watchdog daemon is still missing  
>> though. I'm still looking into how to do this best. Any feedback  
>> is of course welcome. This is a first shot at the problem and it  
>> seems to work for me, but of course limited to WRAP boards only.
>>
>> The other little program, led.c, allows the 3 LED's of the WRAP  
>> board (from PC Engines) to be turned off or on individually.
>>
>> You'll need to create the character device special file for the  
>> watchdog and LED's to be set:
>>
>> mknod $MWROOT/dev/fido c 200 0
>>
>> Any feedback is of course welcome.
>>
>> Best regards,
>>
>> Marcel
>>
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