watch dog

Wolfgang Denk wd at
Tue Aug 21 17:56:43 EST 2001

In message <001c01c129e1$d12dbaa0$52c809c0 at> you wrote:
> Do you have any idea to use software watch dog
> in Linux/ppc8xx system?

We have support for the watchdog both in our  PPCBoot  firmware  (see  ),  and  a  software  driver  in  out
version  of  the  Linux  kernel,  see  drivers/char/wdt_mpc8xx.c   in

Wolfgang Denk

Software Engineering:  Embedded and Realtime Systems,  Embedded Linux
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