MPC5200 + boa webserver + CGI + broken pipe

Wolfgang Denk wd at
Thu Jan 11 12:15:30 EST 2007

In message <3acfce80701100307o18a24b37q616bb0c8ec4086dd at> you wrote:
> > This is most probably a hardware issue (bad SDRAM initialization?)
> yes, but why does it happen only when we use the boa webserver? when

Probably because this causes a specific load pattern  which  triggers
the problem.

> My point is: is it really a bad choice to use boa? can boa really be
> causing so much trouble?

No, probably any other application might have caused the same effect.

Is this a Rev. B CPU? Are you using current code? For example, do you
perform the required SDelay initialization (AN3221) ?

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

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