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authorJoel Sherrill <joel.sherrill@OARcorp.com>2000-05-02 14:27:35 +0000
committerJoel Sherrill <joel.sherrill@OARcorp.com>2000-05-02 14:27:35 +0000
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Patch rtemsdoc-4.5.0-rc-4-cvs.diff from Ralf Corsepius
<corsepiu@faw.uni-ulm.de> to correct some typos and improve the information for DDD and the Hitachi SH.
Diffstat (limited to '')
-rw-r--r--doc/FAQ/embeddedinfo.t20
-rw-r--r--doc/FAQ/freesw.t19
2 files changed, 31 insertions, 8 deletions
diff --git a/doc/FAQ/embeddedinfo.t b/doc/FAQ/embeddedinfo.t
index 056f7c3ebc..f592db07de 100644
--- a/doc/FAQ/embeddedinfo.t
+++ b/doc/FAQ/embeddedinfo.t
@@ -25,9 +25,25 @@ development. It is at @uref{http://www.calm.hw.ac.uk/davidf/coldfire/}.
Motorola has a lot of information at @uref{http://www.mot.com/SPS/HPESD/index.html}.
-@subsection Hitach SH
+@subsection Hitachi SH
-@subsection Hitach H8
+Hitachi manuals are available online from Hitachi Semiconductors North
+America: @* @uref{http://www.halsp.hitachi.com/superh}
+
+European users also might find Hitachi Europe's site helpful: @*
+@uref{http://www.hitachi-eu.com/hel/ecg/products/micro/index.htm}
+
+Further useful information can be found at
+the SH-linux developers' sites (Focus on SH3/SH4), which also have useful
+links to other SH-related sites:
+@itemize @bullet
+@item @uref{http://www.m17n.org/linux-sh}
+@item @uref{http://www.rr.iij4u.or.jp/~kkojima/linux-sh4.html}
+@end itemize
+
+@subsection Hitachi H8
+A site focusing on H8 development with gnu-tools is: @*
+@uref{http://www.nettilinja.fi/~ankosken/embtools.htm}
@subsection MIPS
diff --git a/doc/FAQ/freesw.t b/doc/FAQ/freesw.t
index 03e5c6585f..d4f095c1cb 100644
--- a/doc/FAQ/freesw.t
+++ b/doc/FAQ/freesw.t
@@ -37,13 +37,13 @@ compiler (GNAT) is available and has excellent support for RTEMS.
@subsection DDD - Data Display Debugger
-By far the easiest way to use DDD if you are on a Redhat Linux system is
-to retrieve the RPM package for your OS version. In general, it is
+By far the easiest way to use DDD if you are on a Redhat or SuSE Linux system
+is to retrieve the RPM package for your OS version. In general, it is
easier to install a static binary since doing so avoids all problems
with dynamic library versions.
Some versions of DDD have had trouble with Lesstif. If you
-are using Lesstiff, you will need version 0.88 or newer. It
+are using Lesstif, you will need version 0.88 or newer. It
is also available as an RPM at the popular sites. Another Motif
clone is Motive and versions 1.2 and newer known to work with DDD
on popular distributions of Linux including RedHat and Slackware.
@@ -52,8 +52,8 @@ Installed as RPMs, DDD in conjunction with either Lesstif or Motive
should work out-of-the-box.
User comments indicate that both Lesstif and DDD can be built
-from scratch without any problems. Instructions on installing
-Lesstif are at @uref{http://www.cs.tu-bs.de/softech/ddd/}. They
+from scratch without any problems. Instructions on installing DDD
+are at @uref{http://www.cs.tu-bs.de/softech/ddd/}. They
indicate that
@itemize @bullet
@@ -121,8 +121,15 @@ send test output to another serial port. Using two serial ports is
usually the easiest way to get test output while retaining a reliable debug
connection regardless of the debugger/target combination.
+NOTE: Enabling gdb's remote cache might prevent this (Observed with SH1
+boards, but may also be valid for targets):
+@example
+gdb > set remotecache
+@end example
+
Information provided by Charles-Antoine Gauthier (charles.gauthier@@iit.nrc.ca)
-and Jiri Gaisler (jgais@@ws.estec.esa.nl).
+Jiri Gaisler (jgais@@ws.estec.esa.nl) and Ralf Cors@'epius
+(corsepiu@@faw.uni-ulm.de)
@section omniORB