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authorJoel Sherrill <>2000-04-25 13:15:14 +0000
committerJoel Sherrill <>2000-04-25 13:15:14 +0000
commitbb4b574983e908329ff6feaff0a0e662ae621649 (patch)
treef870e550c3c376117f9137892dd30c282c4209a7 /doc/started
parentPatch rtems-rc-4.5.0-13-cvs.diff from Ralf Corsepius <>. (diff)
Merged changes from 4.5 branch and removed that branch.
Diffstat (limited to 'doc/started')
3 files changed, 13 insertions, 18 deletions
diff --git a/doc/started/gdb.t b/doc/started/gdb.t
index ee05ee2958..1052315875 100644
--- a/doc/started/gdb.t
+++ b/doc/started/gdb.t
@@ -67,15 +67,6 @@ find . -name "*.rej" -print
If any files are found with the .rej extension, a patch has been rejected.
This should not happen with a good patch file.
-To see the files that have been modified use the sequence:
-cd tools/@value{GDB-UNTAR}
-find . -name "*.orig" -print
-@end example
-The files that are found, have been modified by the patch file.
@end ifset
@section Using the bit_gdb script
diff --git a/doc/started/intro.t b/doc/started/intro.t
index 5b6354f4fe..b89ecedd22 100644
--- a/doc/started/intro.t
+++ b/doc/started/intro.t
@@ -127,13 +127,14 @@ use to RTEMS users.
@subsection RTEMS Mailing List
-This mailing list is dedicated to discussion of issues related
-to RTEMS. If you have questions about RTEMS, wish to make
-suggestions, or just want to pick up hints, this is a good
-list to subscribe to. Subscribe by sending a message with
-the one line "subscribe" to
+This mailing list is dedicated to the discussion of issues related
+to RTEMS, including GNAT/RTEMS. If you have questions about RTEMS,
+wish to make suggestions, or just want to pick up hints, this is a
+good list to subscribe to. Subscribe by sending an empty mail
+message to Messages sent
+to are posted to the list.
@subsection CrossGCC Mailing List
diff --git a/doc/started/sample.t b/doc/started/sample.t
index 9f8da9eb60..897b444007 100644
--- a/doc/started/sample.t
+++ b/doc/started/sample.t
@@ -36,9 +36,12 @@ Use the following command to start the build of the sample application:
cd tools/hello_world_c
@end example
+NOTE: GNU make is the preferred @code{make} utility. Other @code{make}
+implementations may work but all testing is done with GNU make.
If no errors are detected during the sample application build, it is
reasonable to assume that the build of the GNU C/C++ Cross Compiler Tools
for RTEMS and RTEMS itself for the selected host and target
@@ -50,7 +53,7 @@ If the sample application has successfully been build, then the application
executable is placed in the following directory:
@end example
How this executable is downloaded to the target board is very dependent