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Linux-based ARINC 653 Health Monitor

리눅스 기반 ARINC 653 헬스 모니터

  • Received : 2014.03.03
  • Accepted : 2014.05.01
  • Published : 2014.06.30

Abstract

The software running on avionic system is required to be highly reliable and productive. The air transport industry has developed ARINC Specification 653(ARINC653) as a standardized software requirement of avionics computers. The document specifies the interface boundary between avionics application software and the core executive software. Dependability in ARINC 653 is provided by spatial and temporal partitioning whilst fault-tolerance is provided by health monitoring mechanism. Legacy real-time operating systems are used to support ARINC653 health monitor on integrated modular avionics(IMA). However, legacy real-time operating systems are costly and difficult to modify the kernel. In this paper, we suggest a Linux-based ARINC653 health monitor. Functionalities to support ARINC653 health monitor are implemented as a Linux kernel module and its performance is evaluated.

Keywords

ARINC 653;Linux;Health monitor;IMA;Fault tolerance

Acknowledgement

Supported by : 한국연구재단

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