If this is your first Linaro image download, please consult these pages for details on how to setup your Versatile Express board.
If you are upgrading your Linaro image, please follow the instructions below.

 Build: https://android-build.linaro.org/builds/~linaro-android/vexpress-jb-gcc47-armlt-tracking-open-12.08-release/#build=1

Install instructions:

= Get artifacts =

  $ wget http://releases.linaro.org/12.08/android/images/vexpress-jb-gcc47-armlt-tracking-open/boot.tar.bz2
  $ wget http://releases.linaro.org/12.08/android/images/vexpress-jb-gcc47-armlt-tracking-open/system.tar.bz2
  $ wget http://releases.linaro.org/12.08/android/images/vexpress-jb-gcc47-armlt-tracking-open/userdata.tar.bz2

= Get linaro image tools =

  Run these commands to get all the dependencies for linaro-image-tools

  $ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:linaro-maintainers/tools
  $ sudo apt-get update
  $ sudo apt-get install linaro-image-tools

= Create media (SD card) =

  Disable automount (instructions provided for Gnome)
  $ TMP1=$(dconf read /org/gnome/desktop/media-handling/automount)
  $ TMP2=$(dconf read /org/gnome/desktop/media-handling/automount-open)
  $ dconf write /org/gnome/desktop/media-handling/automount false
  $ dconf write /org/gnome/desktop/media-handling/automount-open false

  Insert an SD card

  Run 'dmesg'

  $ dmesg

  Look for a line that looks like the following at the end of the log

  [288582.790722]  sdc: sdc1 sdc2 sdc3 sdc4 < sdc5 sdc6 >

  WARNING: In the next step, make sure you use /dev/"whatever you see above".
           You can erase your hard drive with the wrong parameter.

  Run linaro image tools

  $ linaro-android-media-create --mmc /dev/sdc --dev vexpress --boot boot.tar.bz2 --system system.tar.bz2 --userdata userdata.tar.bz2

  Restore automount

  $ dconf write /org/gnome/desktop/media-handling/automount $TMP1
  $ dconf write /org/gnome/desktop/media-handling/automount-open $TMP2

  Remove the SD card from the device writer and plug it into the board.

= Check console output =

  Plug in an USB-to-serial converter and run minicom

  $ minicom -D /dev/ttyUSB0 -b 38400 -w -C minicom.txt OR minicom -D /dev/ttyS0 -w -C minicom.txt

= Notes =

For new users, Versatile Express setup page is available at:

= Links =

For complete installation instructions and access to source code, please see:

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other MD5SUMS 12-Jan-2018 02:52 147 open
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