Jesse Fannon

add timestamp during compile

Discussion created by Jesse Fannon on May 12, 2011
Latest reply on May 12, 2011 by kef



I am looking for a way to include a timestamp in the code that I compile.  I want to assign an address in flash of say 4 bytes and put the date and time of compile into it automatically.(perhaps UTC time or some other format).  This way when I am looking at the firmware on a chip later I can determine when the code was compiled that is currently loaded.


Thank you for your help.


PS, I am programming a 9s08SH32 part if that makes any difference.