Install instructions:

There are two methods to install linaro builds:
 * using pre-built image
 * creating your own image with linaro image tools

= 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/12.09/ubuntu/vexpress/vexpress-precise_ubuntu-desktop_20120925-322.img.gz
  $ curl $URL | gunzip | sudo dd bs=64k of=$SDCARD

Note: Windows users may use the Image Writer for Windows. Get it from https://launchpad.net/win32-image-writer/+download 

= Creating your own image =

  # Get artifact
  $ wget http://releases.linaro.org/12.09/ubuntu/vexpress/hwpack_linaro-vexpress_20120925-322_armhf_supported.tar.gz
  $ wget http://releases.linaro.org/12.09/ubuntu/vexpress/linaro-precise-ubuntu-desktop-20120923-436.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/12.09/components/platform/linaro-image-tools/linaro-image-tools-2012.09.1.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-vexpress_20120925-322_armhf_supported.tar.gz --binary linaro-precise-ubuntu-desktop-20120923-436.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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