[U-Boot-Users] telnet server on u-boot
laurent.mohin at acterna.com
Tue Feb 24 17:41:58 CET 2004
In message above, you wrote :
> > For some remote instruments, I need to be able to have a telnet access
> > the boot in case of my Linux kernel and file system are down (after an
> > upgrade for example).
> > I don't think that u-boot provide telnet support and I had a look at
> > another boot project called redboot that provide such a functionality.
> > I have a couple of questions :
> > Does anybody see another solution than telnet to control a remote
> > instrument?
> There are many solutions. You don't provide much informatiuon about
> your workign environment so it is difficult to make a good recommen-
> dation. Standard solutions include: use a modem to attach to the
> serial console; use a terminal server to attach to the serial
> console; etc.
Use of a modem or a terminal server to attach to the serial console is not
a good solution for me, because I hope to deploy at least several hundred
of instruments. And the only link I have with them is thru Ethernet.
That's why I'm looking for something similar as telnet.
Thanks for your reply,
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