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target.XCPPlatformAbstraction class

Package: target

Specify XCP platform abstraction layer for target hardware


Use the target.XCPPlatformAbstraction class to specify the implementation of the XCP Platform Abstraction Layer for your target hardware. The layer provides:

To create a target.XCPPlatformAbstraction object, use the target.create function. Create the object and then use separate steps to specify properties. Or, using name-value arguments, create the object and specify properties in a single step.

If you do not create a target.XCPPlatformAbstraction object, the software uses the default platform abstraction layer, which supports Linux®, Windows®, and Mac platforms.


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Specify preprocessor directives, source files, and header files that are required for the implementation of the XCP platform abstraction layer.




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This code snippet from Customise Connectivity for XCP External Mode Simulations shows how to specify and use a custom implementation of the XCP platform abstraction layer.

xcpPlatformAbstraction = target.create('XCPPlatformAbstraction', ...
                'Name', 'XCP Platform Abstraction');

customPlatformAbstractionPath = 'pathToImplementationFolder';
xcpPlatformAbstraction.BuildDependencies.SourceFiles = ...
                {fullfile(customPlatformAbstractionPath, 'myXCPPlatform.c')};
xcpPlatformAbstraction.BuildDependencies.IncludePaths = ...

xcpTCPIPTransport = target.create('XCPTCPIPTransport', ...
                'Name', 'XCP TCPIP Transport');

xcpTCPIPConfiguration = target.create('XCP', ...
                'Name', 'XCP TCP/IP Configuration', ...
                'XCPTransport', xcpTCPIPTransport, ...
                'XCPPlatformAbstraction', xcpPlatformAbstraction);


You can create the target.XCPPlatformAbstraction object in a single step.

xcpPlatformAbstraction = target.create('XCPPlatformAbstraction', ...
       'Name', 'XCP Platform Abstraction', ...
       'SourceFiles', {fullfile('pathToImplementationFolder', 'myXCPPlatform.c'}, ...
       'IncludePaths', {'pathToImplementationFolder'});

Version History

Introduced in R2021a