[U-Boot-Users] CONFIG_HW_WATCHDOG in 1.1.6

Wolfgang Denk wd at denx.de
Tue Mar 20 22:19:05 CET 2007

In message <f608b67d0703200823g1ad8177cla544ec2b7f564b7a at mail.gmail.com> you wrote:
> Well, the utility of watchdog kicking from within timer interrupt is
> somewhat limited - what if a background program enters an endless loop
> for whatever reason with interrupts enabled - we'd rather get reset by
> a watchdog in this situation than sit there indefinitely.

Background? Program?

This is U-Boot. We're running strictly single-threaded.

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