VxWorks at SLAC
Board Support Packages (BSP's) in UseThe following page provides a list of VxWorks Board Support Packages (BSP) that are currently in use at SLAC under the WindRiver "Software Controls Engineering" License. Tornado 1.0.1/VxWorks 5.3.1 and Tornado 2.0.2 /VxWorks 5.4 is installed under Solaris and is available in afs. It should be noted that eariler versions of VxWorks, pre-Tornado are in use at SLAC, purchased under a different WindRiver License. For example, the PEPII Longitudinal Feedback project is currently running VxWorks 5.2. This older version of VxWorks is no longer supported by WindRiver and will not be mentioned below.
A complete list of BSP's available from WindRiver can be found here. For a list of processors by manufacturere click here. Additional Manuals (for slaconly use) PowerPC Issues (by Andrew Johnson) Newsgroup - comp.os.vxworks (check www.deja.com archival search)
Motorola 68K Architecture Family PROCESSOR BSP Manufacturer Model DOC BUS VxWorks 5.3.1 vxw5.4.2 COMMENTS Motorola MC68040 MVME166 Motorola MVME166 x VME x x
Motorola MC68040 MVME167 Motorola MVME167 x VME x x
Motorola MC68060 MVME177 Motorola mvme177 x VME x x
Motorola MC68030 VXI CPU-030 National Instruments niCpu030 x VXI x n/a Discontinued model in 2000
PowerPC Architecture Family PROCESSOR BSP Manufacturer Model DOC BUS vxWorks 5.3.1 vxWorks 5.4.2 COMMENTS Motorola/IBM PPC750 MVME2700
Ethernet chip change
Motorola/IBM PPC604e MVME2304 Motorola MVME2306 x VME x x
PPC750 VGM750 Synergy Microsystems
x VxWorks BSP acquired from vendor.
RTEMS now used instead of VxWorks.
See Till Strauman for more information.
x86 Architecture Family PROCESSOR BSP Manufacturer Model DOC BUS VxWorks 5.3.1 VxWorks 5.4.2 COMMENTS Intel Pentium IV i845e Pentium/Pentium Pro Intel
PCI - x
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