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Thread: Fill Unused Memory with GOTO xxxx
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picon face BY : Spehro Pefhany email (remove spam text)



At 05:50 PM 12/8/02 -0600, you wrote:
>But if you are worried about the PIC losing its way, wouldn't a watchdog
>timer be an alternate answer? Wouldn't it be possible to insert the
>extra goto's using a pre or post processor on the asm or hex file?

If unknown crap is programmed in there, it could hold a loop that
has a clrwdt instruction in it. You should control the state of all
the program memory for such applications, especially safety-critical
ones.

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