6.4. Using the SerialCharDoubler component in the system

This section describes how to use the SerialCharDoubler component in the dual core system.

Insert the new component in the dual core system:

  1. Remove the connection between the uart1a and the term1 component.

  2. Add the SerialCharDoubler component to the system.

    Figure 6.4. SerialCharDoubler inserted in dual core system

    SerialCharDoubler inserted in dual core system

  3. Connect the serial_out port of the uart1a component to the in port of the SerialCharDoubler component.

  4. Connect the out port of the Serialchardoubler component to the serial port of the term1 component. See Figure 6.4.

  5. Click the Build button on the toolbar to rebuild the system.

  6. After the compilation is finished, click the Debug button.

  7. Follow the steps already described in Debugging the system.

  8. The output of the Linux terminal is doubled by SerialCharDoubler as shown in Figure 6.5.

    Figure 6.5. Linux booting with SerialCharDoubler component

    Linux booting with SerialCharDoubler component

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