Install instructions

There are two methods to install linaro builds:

Using pre-built image

 # Insert SD card and note the assigned '/dev/sdX' or '/dev/mmcblk0'
  $ dmesg

  $ SDCARD=/dev/sdX # sdcard found from dmesg above
  $ URL=http://releases.linaro.org/12.03/ubuntu/vexpress/vexpress-a9-ubuntu-desktop.img.gz
  $ curl $URL | gunzip -c | sudo dd bs=64k of=$SDCARD
Note: Windows users may use the Image Writer for Windows

Building a Custom Image

 # Get artifacts
  $ wget http://releases.linaro.org/12.03/ubuntu/vexpress/hwpack_linaro-lt-vexpress-a9_20120327-1_armel_supported.tar.gz http://releases.linaro.org/12.03/ubuntu/vexpress/linaro-o-ubuntu-desktop-tar-20120327-0.tar.gz

  # Get linaro image tools
  # method 1: using binary package for Ubuntu (PPA)
  $ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:linaro-maintainers/tools
  $ sudo apt-get update
  $ sudo apt-get install linaro-image-tools
  # method 2: using source code
  $ wget http://releases.linaro.org/12.03/components/platform/linaro-image-tools/linaro-image-tools-2012.03.tar.gz

  # Insert SD card and note the assigned '/dev/sdX' or '/dev/mmcblk0'
  $ dmesg

  # Create media
  $ sudo linaro-media-create --mmc /dev/sdX --dev vexpress --hwpack hwpack_linaro-lt-vexpress-a9_20120327-1_armel_supported.tar.gz --binary linaro-o-ubuntu-desktop-tar-20120327-0.tar.gz

Links

For more information on how to use this builds please see the Linaro wiki at:

        http://wiki.linaro.org/Platform/DevPlatform/Ubuntu/ImageInstallation#Versatile_Express
        http://wiki.linaro.org/ARM/VersatileExpressSetup

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