[riot-devel] WDT questions

Baptiste Clenet bapclenet at gmail.com
Wed Apr 29 16:51:10 CEST 2015


Thanks for your explanations. I understand why it is counter productive.
But how RIOT will make sure that the board is not stuck in a deadlock? This
is mandatory for industrial context.

Cheers,


2015-04-29 15:07 GMT+02:00 Joakim Gebart <joakim.gebart at eistec.se>:

> It has to do with the difficulty of providing a reliable way of poking the
> watchdog in an event driven, tickless, system such as RIOT. Maybe it is
> time to start discussing a watchdog api?
> In order to get any traction within industry applications I believe it
> will be necessary to at least provide an api for applications to use the
> watchdog.
>
> Best regards,
> Joakim Gebart
> Eistec AB
> www.eistec.se
> On Apr 29, 2015 2:43 PM, "Baptiste Clenet" <bapclenet at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Hi,
>>
>> I've got two questions concerning WDT:
>>  - Why do we disable it on the samr21 at launch time?
>>  - Why doesn't RIOT provide a wdt.h in drivers/include/periph?
>>
>> Cheers,
>>
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>>
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