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1. (WO2018050984) DEVICE FOR CONTROLLING THE REINITIALIZATION OF A COMPUTER ON BOARD AN AUTOMOBILE

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/050984    International Application No.:    PCT/FR2017/052321
Publication Date: Fri Mar 23 00:59:59 CET 2018 International Filing Date: Sat Sep 02 01:59:59 CEST 2017
IPC: G06F 11/07
Applicants: PSA AUTOMOBILES SA
Inventors: LEDEZ, Frederic
FUSINELLI, Sebastien
Title: DEVICE FOR CONTROLLING THE REINITIALIZATION OF A COMPUTER ON BOARD AN AUTOMOBILE
Abstract:
The invention pertains to a control device (1) for a computer (10) for an automotive vehicle, said control device (1) being able to cooperate with the computer (10) to perform a plurality of functions, said control device (1) comprising: a command module (20); a reinitialization module (30), adapted to reinitialize said command module (20) for a duration of reinitialization less than a predetermined maximum duration of reinitialization, and a monitoring module (40), adapted to dispatch a reinitialization signal to said reinitialization module (30) should a malfunction be detected, the control device (1) being noteworthy in that the command module (20) comprises a sub-module of at least one temporarily interruptible function (23), said at least one temporarily interruptible function (23) exhibiting a permitted maximum duration of interruption greater than said predetermined maximum duration of reinitialization.