We have written a service script to start an executable on system start up. The service script restarts every 90 seconds on a consistent basis. If we disable the service and run the executable, it runs as expected. We are using Yocoto Linux on an Intel Edison.
Here is our startup script.
[Unit] Description=patsuit After=network-online.target Wants=network-online.target [Service] WorkingDirectory=/home/root Type=forking ExecStart=/bin/PatDownSuitFirmware/PatDown_V3 User=root Restart=on-failure RestartSec=10s [Install] WantedBy=multi-user.target