The embedded watchdog on the BeagleBone can be very handy in the case of an embedded product, on a remote location or inside a robot.
The watchdog will restart the BeagleBone it is not written to in 60 seconds (while being kept open).
To use it:
If a write is not performed within 60 seconds, the watchdog restarts the BeagleBone.
Using the BeagleBone >