[riot-devel] GNRC_NETWORKING

Oleg Hahm oliver.hahm at inria.fr
Wed Sep 21 15:13:05 CEST 2016


Hi Sebastian!

On Wed, Sep 21, 2016 at 02:50:31PM +0200, smlng wrote:
> you removed the shell, and doing so you also removed the main loop. So
> basically your program hits return 0 and terminates - which likely happens
> very fast after reboot. With this the RIOT-Kernel, network stack and
> everything stops working, so no logic remains to answer any pings or so. 

This shouldn't happen - and a quick test revealed that it is indeed not
happening. From the RIOT perspective main is basically a normal thread. If it
terminates, the kernel will just removes it from the list of scheduled threads
and continues as usual. Hence, all other threads should keep running.

Cheers,
Oleg
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