[ELDK] what is /bin/application?

Wolfgang Denk wd at denx.de
Mon Jan 25 07:31:37 CET 2010

Dear "J.H.Kim",

In message <3a9e3d731001242015v6aa893a7qa002bb9da6375057 at mail.gmail.com> you wrote:
> In shell, peridoically the following message appears:
> process '/bin/application' (pid 369) exited. Scheduling it for restart.
> Starting pid 371, tty ' ' : '/bin/application'
> ### Application running....
> What is the /bin/application ?

A demo application which shouws how you can insert your own
application code into the SELF root file system.

> Which routine calls the /bin/application ?

/sbin/init. See /etc/inittab and try "cat /bin/application" to check
the code.

> Which routine detetects the /bin/application killed and restart it?


Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

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