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Re: Hello World!

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Subject: Re: Hello World!
From: Richard van den Berg <R.vandenBerg@inter.NL.net>
Date: Thu, 27 Aug 1998 12:29:21 +0200 (MET DST)
In-reply-to: <XFMail.980826220432.harald.koerfgen@netcologne.de>
Reply-to: Richard van den Berg <R.vandenBerg@inter.NL.net>
Hi Harald,

On Wed, 26 Aug 1998, Harald Koerfgen wrote:

> Well, the subject says it all... with one difference. This message was printed
> on a DECstation 5000/133 running linux-2.1.100 from within a user space 
> program
> via /dev/ttyS0.

Way to go Harald!
 
> No tricks, no polling or blocking. Purely interrupt driven with
> copy_from_user() and everything. Looks like my serial device driver shows 
> first
>  signs of life and we're not too far away from a single user shell :-).

Can a program be compiled with the available cross-compiler tools and
libs or is there anything special needed?

Regards,

Richard

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