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2@c  COPYRIGHT (c) 1988-2002.
3@c  On-Line Applications Research Corporation (OAR).
4@c  All rights reserved.
5@c
6@c  $Id$
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9@ifinfo
10@node Development Environment Status, Development Environment Status RTEMS Executive Status, Installation Procedure Installing RTEMS, Top
11@end ifinfo
12@chapter Development Environment Status
13@ifinfo
14@menu
15* Development Environment Status RTEMS Executive Status::
16* Development Environment Status Development Environment Status::
17* Development Environment Status Known Problems::
18@end menu
19@end ifinfo
20
21This chapter will describe the current status of
22release version @value{VERSION} of the RTEMS Development Environment.
23
24@ifinfo
25@node Development Environment Status RTEMS Executive Status, Development Environment Status Development Environment Status, Development Environment Status, Development Environment Status
26@end ifinfo
27@section RTEMS Executive Status
28
29Release @value{VERSION} of the RTEMS Executive contains support
30for both the classic RTEMS API based on the RTEID specification as well
31as support for POSIX threads and real-time extensions.
32
33The classic RTEMS API has the following managers based upon the RTEID
34specification:
35
36@itemize @bullet
37@item Task
38@item Initialization
39@item Clock
40@item Timer
41@item Interrupt
42@item Fatal Error
43@item Message
44@item Semaphore
45@item Event
46@item Signal
47@item Region
48@item Partition
49@item Dual Ported Memory
50@item I/O
51@item Multiprocessing
52@item Rate Monotonic
53@item User Extensions
54@end itemize
55
56RTEMS also has support for the following managers based upon the POSIX threads
57and real-time extensions:
58
59@itemize @bullet
60@item Thread
61@item Clock
62@item Key
63@item Condition Variable
64@item Mutex
65@item Signal
66@item Scheduler
67@end itemize
68
69This release of the C implementation supports the
70following processors and target boards:
71
72@itemize @bullet
73@item Motorola M68k family
74@itemize -
75@item DY-4 DMV152, SVME153
76@item Motorola IDP
77@item Motorola MVME135, MVME136
78@item Motorola MVME147, MVME147S
79@item Motorola MVME162
80@item EFI 68000 and 68332
81@item Generic 68302
82@item Generic 68360 and 68360 in companion mode with 68040
83@end itemize
84
85@item Intel i386 family
86@itemize -
87@item Force CPU386
88@item Intel i386ex eval board
89@item PC-AT i386 and above (go32)
90@end itemize
91
92@item PowerPC
93@itemize -
94@item Papyrus (proprietary controller)
95@end itemize
96
97@item SPARC
98@itemize -
99@item ERC32 (space-hardened V7)
100@end itemize
101
102@item MIPS
103@itemize -
104@item P4000 with R4600 or R4650
105@end itemize
106
107@item AMD 29K
108@itemize -
109@item Portsw
110@end itemize
111
112@item UNIX
113@itemize -
114@item Hewlett Packard HPUX (PA-RISC)
115@item Sun Solaris 2.x (SPARC)
116@item Linux (i386)
117@end itemize
118
119@end itemize
120
121Support for the Cygnus NEWLIB Standard C Library is
122provided with this release which may be used on any of the RTEMS
123supported targets.  The BSPs only provide support for console
124I/O only using this library.  Support for the reentrancy
125capabilities of newlib is provided in the RTEMS distribution.
126
127@ifinfo
128@node Development Environment Status Development Environment Status, Development Environment Status Known Problems, Development Environment Status RTEMS Executive Status, Development Environment Status
129@end ifinfo
130@section Development Environment Status
131
132This section details the versions of the tools used
133to develop and maintain RTEMS @value{VERSION}:
134
135@itemize @bullet
136@item Cross Tools
137@itemize -
138@item gcc - 2.7.2.2 with rtems patch
139@item binutils - 2.7 with rtems patch
140@item zip - 1.2.4
141@item make - 3.74
142@end itemize
143@end itemize
144
145
146@ifinfo
147@node Development Environment Status Known Problems, Executive Problems, Development Environment Status Development Environment Status, Development Environment Status
148@end ifinfo
149@section Known Problems
150@ifinfo
151@menu
152* Executive Problems::
153* Development Environment Problems::
154* RTEMS Problem Reporting::
155@end menu
156@end ifinfo
157
158Problems which are known to exist at the time of
159release are described in the following sections.  These are
160provided as warnings to the user and where possible, workarounds
161are provided until the problem is corrected.
162
163@ifinfo
164@node Executive Problems, Development Environment Problems, Development Environment Status Known Problems, Development Environment Status Known Problems
165@end ifinfo
166@subsection Executive Problems
167
168There are no known bugs in the executive itself.
169
170@ifinfo
171@node Development Environment Problems, RTEMS Problem Reporting, Executive Problems, Development Environment Status Known Problems
172@end ifinfo
173@subsection Development Environment Problems
174
175There are no known major problems with the
176development environment.
177
178@ifinfo
179@node RTEMS Problem Reporting, RTEMS PROBLEM REPORT, Development Environment Problems, Development Environment Status Known Problems
180@end ifinfo
181@subsection RTEMS Problem Reporting
182
183The RTEMS Project uses the GNATS Problem Reporting and Tracking System.
184Instructions for reporting a problem are located at
185@uref{http://www.rtems.com/bugs.html}.
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