Upstart on an embedded target

Scott James Remnant scott at
Mon Feb 5 16:23:37 GMT 2007

On Mon, 2007-02-05 at 09:58 -0600, Chemparathy, Cyril wrote:

> > It all depends on the level of embeddedness, and
> > customisability you intend to have.  If the set of tasks and
> > services can be changed, and varies depending on
> > configuration (e.g. OpenWRT) I'd recommend upstart.
> > If the services and tasks are fixed in stone, and resources
> > are a priority, eINIT may be better for you.
> The system in question is quite similar to WRT, with a great
> degree of configurable flexibility.
> Another question I have relates to the presence of __thread
> in libnih. The cross toolchain that we have unfortunately
> croaks when it encounters this. What are your thoughts on the
> right way to fix this?
You should be able to define that out -- just set the cache value
nih_cv_c_thread to "no" and it'll be expanded to nothing.

Have you ever, ever felt like this?
Had strange things happen?  Are you going round the twist?
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