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 From:  "Holger Bauer" <Holger dot Bauer at citec dash ag dot de>
 To:  <m0n0wall dash dev at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>, "Marcel Wiget" <mwiget at mac dot com>
 Subject:  RE: [m0n0wall-dev] WRAP Geode CPU support for HW watchdog and LED's 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 looki
 Date:  Thu, 6 Jul 2006 17:02:06 +0200
FYI: http://forum.pfsense.org/index.php?topic=327.0
(link describes how to trigger WRAP/Soekis LED(s))

Holger

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Marcel Wiget [mailto:mwiget at mac dot com]
> Sent: Thursday, July 06, 2006 1:23 PM
> To: m0n0wall dash dev at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
> Subject: [m0n0wall-dev] WRAP Geode CPU support for HW 
> watchdog and LED's
> 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 t
> 
> 
> 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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