root task - debugging kernel

Farid Hajji farid.hajji at
Thu May 22 00:57:44 CEST 2003

> I've been able to load Marcus' root servers. For pingpong, however, I
> don't know what to expect. Nothing interesting happened when I tried
> that, so I can't say if it worked.

pingpong does some ipc benchmarks, that's all.

You can see them on the console, if you compile
the userland apps with:

  $(SRCDIR)/user/configure --without-comport

If you forget this, the output goes to the serial port.
It's a common gotcha... ;)

pingpong works pretty well.

> /Niels

Farid Hajji -- Unix Systems and Network Management.
Quoth the Raven, "Nevermore." --Edgar Allan Poe.

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