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Subject: Re: where to load vxWorks.sym
From: Ralph Lange <Ralph.Lange@aps.anl.gov>
To: Andrew Johnson <anj@aps.anl.gov>
Cc: EPICS Tech-Talk <tech-talk@aps.anl.gov>
Date: Tue, 20 Feb 2001 10:20:06 -0600 (CST)
  >> Is it now S.O.P. to boot operational IOC's from the vxWorks files that are
  >> in the  ~vw/tornado101  subdirectory,  and not those under <top> ?  Did we
  >> forget a 'switch' in the build?

  > It is T.R.O.P (The Recommended Operating Practice), although you have to
  > manually ensure that the IOC is booting from the same version of Tornado
  > (1.0.1, 2.0 etc.) that the software was built for (usually not a problem).

As some sites even have their operational kernels on a (or multiple)
different server(s) on a different network in a different place and boot
in a different way (e.g. using bootp / tftp), the S.O.P. is actually
B.Y.O.K. (Boot Your Own Kernel).

Ralph


References:
where to load vxWorks.sym Paul Sichta
Re: where to load vxWorks.sym Andrew Johnson

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