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[[Category:Development Boards]]
 
[[Category:Development Boards]]
 
[[Category: BeagleBoard]]
 
[[Category: BeagleBoard]]
This page is about running a (ARM EABI) [http://www.debian.org/ Debian] distribution at [[BeagleBoard]]. BeagleBoard will boot the (ARM EABI) Debian distribution from [[BeagleBoard#MMC.2FSD_boot|SD card]]. Debian's NetInstall will be used to install Debian onto your Beagle.
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This page is about running a (ARM EABIhf) [https://www.debian.org/ Debian] distribution at [[BeagleBoard]]. BeagleBoard will boot the (ARM EABIhf) Debian distribution from [[BeagleBoard#MMC.2FSD_boot|SD card]]. Debian's NetInstall will be used to install Debian onto your Beagle.
 
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Note: Debian armel deb's are compiled for armv4t, this allows debian to support a larger number of arm devices with a single port, at only the sacrifice of speed.
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*armhf
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** Port Details: http://wiki.debian.org/ArmHardFloatPort
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** Status: http://wiki.debian.org/ArmHardFloatTodo
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= Help =
 
= Help =
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*Kernel related help:
 
*Kernel related help:
** [http://groups.google.com/group/beagleboard Email Beagleboard user group] *Recommended method
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** [https://groups.google.com/group/beagleboard Email Beagleboard user group] *Recommended method
 
** ''#beagle'': Beagle irc on freenode, accessible also by [http://beagleboard.org/discuss web interface] ([http://www.beagleboard.org/irclogs/index.php logs])
 
** ''#beagle'': Beagle irc on freenode, accessible also by [http://beagleboard.org/discuss web interface] ([http://www.beagleboard.org/irclogs/index.php logs])
** Kernel Tree's
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** Kernel Trees
*** [https://github.com/RobertCNelson/stable-kernel Stable Kernel 3.2.x src]
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*** [https://github.com/RobertCNelson/armv7-multiplatform/ v3.17.x kernel branch]
*** [https://github.com/RobertCNelson/linux-dev Development Kernel src]
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*** [https://github.com/RobertCNelson/linux-dev Development Kernel source code]
  
 
*When asking for help, please provide some debugging information:
 
*When asking for help, please provide some debugging information:
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** pastebin dmesg
 
** pastebin dmesg
 
*** Copy from serial port or use "dmesg | pastebinit" (sudo apt-get install pastebinit)
 
*** Copy from serial port or use "dmesg | pastebinit" (sudo apt-get install pastebinit)
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= Official BeagleBoard.org Images for shipping with BeagleBone Black =
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* http://beagleboard.org/source
  
 
= Recommended Beagle Software =  
 
= Recommended Beagle Software =  
  
X-loader/MLO (1.4.4ss) & U-Boot (2010.03) (Zippy1 & Zippy2 Support)
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Mainline U-Boot:
* All Bx, C2/3/4 Boards are required to upgrade to atleast these MLO and U-Boot versions.
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* All old Ax, Bx, Cx and Dx boards are required to upgrade to at least these U-Boot versions.
* XM Boards have no NAND, so u-boot.bin is always required on the first partition
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* XM Boards have no NAND, so MLO/u-boot.img is always required on the first partition
 
* Directions: [http://elinux.org/BeagleBoardUbuntu#Upgrade_X-loader_and_U-boot Upgrade X-loader and U-Boot]
 
* Directions: [http://elinux.org/BeagleBoardUbuntu#Upgrade_X-loader_and_U-boot Upgrade X-loader and U-Boot]
  
 
= Debian NetInstall =  
 
= Debian NetInstall =  
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Scripts:
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git clone https://github.com/RobertCNelson/netinstall.git
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cd netinstall
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Device Options:
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BeagleBoard --dtb omap3-beagle
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BeagleBoard xM --dtb omap3-beagle-xm
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BeagleBone (serial) --dtb am335x-bone-serial
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BeagleBone (video via cape) --dtb am335x-bone-video
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BeagleBone Black --dtb am335x-boneblack
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PandaBoard (A1->A3) --dtb omap4-panda
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PandaBoard (A4->Ax) --dtb omap4-panda-a4
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PandaBoard ES  --dtb omap4-panda-es
  
 
You will need a 1GB SD card or greater.
 
You will need a 1GB SD card or greater.
 
  Standard System : ~455MB
 
  Standard System : ~455MB
+ Desktop environment (GNOME) : ~2.9GB
 
  
== Debian Squeeze ==
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== Debian 8 (jessie) ==
 
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git clone git://github.com/RobertCNelson/netinstall.git
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cd netinstall
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Quick Install script for "board"
 
Quick Install script for "board"
  sudo ./mk_mmc.sh --mmc /dev/sdX --uboot "board" --distro squeeze
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  sudo ./mk_mmc.sh --mmc /dev/sdX --dtb "board" --distro jessie
 
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"board" Options:
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*BeagleBoard Ax/Bx - beagle_bx
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*BeagleBoard Cx    - beagle_cx
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*BeagleBoard xMA/B/C    - beagle_xm
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*BeagleBone Ax    - bone
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*PandaBoard Ax - panda
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*PandaBoard ES - panda_es
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So For the BeagleBoard xM:
 
So For the BeagleBoard xM:
  sudo ./mk_mmc.sh --mmc /dev/sdX --uboot beagle_xm --distro squeeze
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  sudo ./mk_mmc.sh --mmc /dev/sdX --dtb omap3-beagle-xm --distro jessie
  
 
*Options:
 
*Options:
**--uboot : beagle, panda, bone
 
**--distro : squeeze
 
 
**--firmware : installs firmware
 
**--firmware : installs firmware
 
**--serial-mode : debian-installer uses Serial Port
 
**--serial-mode : debian-installer uses Serial Port
  
NOTE: There is a bug in the USB Keyboard mapping, the debian-installer will initially fail, if and when the error occurs switch to the option "kernel keymap" and continue installing..
 
  
==Beagleboard: NetInstall==
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= Demo Image =
  
  Choose a language
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* '''Advanced Users only''': Beagle xM: Kernel source, used in these demo images: https://github.com/RobertCNelson/armv7-multiplatform
  C - No localization
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  git clone https://github.com/RobertCNelson/armv7-multiplatform.git
  English - English
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cd armv7-multiplatform
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git checkout origin/v4.0.x -b tmp
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./build_kernel.sh
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* '''Advanced Users only''': BeagleBone/BeagleBone Black:  Kernel v3.14.x source, used in these demo images: https://github.com/RobertCNelson/ti-linux-kernel-dev/tree/ti-linux-3.14.y
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git clone https://github.com/RobertCNelson/ti-linux-kernel-dev.git
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cd ti-linux-kernel-dev
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git checkout origin/ti-linux-3.14.y -b tmp
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./build_kernel.sh
  
Configure the network:
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== Debian (jessie) ==
  usb0: USB net <- (usually the OTG port, but could also be the smsc95xx adapter on the beagle and panda)
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  usb1: USB net <- (usually the smsc95xx adapter on the beagle and panda, when usb0 exist)
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  eth0: Ethernet <- Your usb-ethernet device
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  wlan0: Wifi <- Your usb-wifi device.. See [[BeagleBoardDebianWifiInstallInfo]] for my hack to set it up.
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===usb0 howto===
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Default username/password:
There's a lot of question on irc about this, it might make sense to add a wiki page going thru with linux/winxp etc.. --[[User:RobertCNelson|RobertCNelson]] 00:55, 23 April 2010 (UTC)
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*username: debian
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*password: temppwd
  
Configuring usb0 network bridge for 2.6.29:
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Image Updated:
  While you chose your keyboard layout, setup a bridge with ethX and usbX.
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*2015-05-08
  # ifconfig ethX 0.0.0.0
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** Beagle/Beagle xM: v4.0.2-armv7-x2 kernel
  # ifconfig usbX 0.0.0.0
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** BeagleBone/BeagleBone Black: v3.14.41-ti-r63 kernel
  # brctl addbr brX
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** OMAP5432 uEVM: v3.14.41-ti-r63 kernel
  # brctl addif brX ethX
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** BeagleBoard-X15: v3.14.41-ti-r63 kernel
  # brctl addif brX usbX
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*2015-04-09
  # ifconfig brX up
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** Beagle/Beagle xM: v4.0.0-rc7-armv7-x1 kernel
  # dhclient brX
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** BeagleBone/BeagleBone Black: v3.14.37-ti-r57 kernel
  ''*Sometimes the first beagle DHCP will fail(probably due PC trying autoconnect), just run the auto configuration again and it will configure it right.''
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** OMAP5432 uEVM: v3.14.37-ti-r57 kernel
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** BeagleBoard-X15: v3.14.37-ti-r57 kernel
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*2015-02-19
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** Beagle/Beagle xM: v3.19.0-armv7-x3 kernel
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** BeagleBone/BeagleBone Black: v3.14.33-ti-r50 kernel
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** OMAP5432 uEVM: v3.14.33-ti-r50 kernel
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** BeagleBoard-X15: v3.14.33-ti-r50 kernel
  
  Continue the install without loading kernel modules? : <yes>
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Services Active:
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  Note: Depending on your internal network these may work out of the box
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Apache, Port 80: http://arm.local/ (Bone: via usb) http://192.168.7.2
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SSH, Port 22: ssh debian@arm.local (Bone: via usb) debian@192.168.7.2
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Getty, Serial Port
  
Partition disks: This partitioner doesn't have the inform.....? : <yes>
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Default user: debian pass: temppwd
  Logical Volume Manager not available: <Continue>
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Partition disks:
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Get prebuilt image:
  Guided - Use the largest continuous free space
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wget https://rcn-ee.com/rootfs/2015-05-08/debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08.tar.xz
  
  Partitioning scheme....
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Verify Image with:
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  md5sum debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08.tar.xz
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69825a42520d0bdcc327cfcc41098870  debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08.tar.xz
  
Example:
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Unpack Image:
  MMC/SD card #1 (mmcblk0) - 2.0 GB Unknown
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  tar xf debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08.tar.xz
>  #1 primary  57.5 MB    fat32
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  cd debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08
  >  #2 primary  1.8 GB B f ext3  /
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>  #5 logical 148.0 MB  f swap  swap
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Finish partitioning and write changes to disk
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  Write the changes to disk? : <yes>
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No installable kernel was found in the defined APT sources? :  
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If you don't know the location of your SD card:
  Continue without installing a kernel? : <yes>
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sudo ./setup_sdcard.sh --probe-mmc
  
Standard System
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You should see something like:
  
  No BootLoader: <ok>
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  Are you sure? I don't see [/dev/idontknow], here is what I do see...
 
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==Beagleboard: Install Latest Kernel==
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Script File:
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Lenny:
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wget http://rcn-ee.net/deb/lenny/v2.6.39.3-old3/install-me.sh
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sudo /bin/bash install-me.sh
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  Squeeze:
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  fdisk -l:
  export DIST=squeeze
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  Disk /dev/sda: 500.1 GB, 500107862016 bytes '''<- x86 Root Drive'''
  export ARCH=armel
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  Disk /dev/sdd: 3957 MB, 3957325824 bytes '''<- MMC/SD card'''
 
   
 
   
  Beagle/Panda
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  lsblk:
  export BOARD=omap
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  NAME  MAJ:MIN RM  SIZE RO TYPE MOUNTPOINT
   
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  sda      8:0    0 465.8G 0 disk
  BeagleBone
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  ├─sda1  8:1    0 446.9G  0 part /  '''<- x86 Root Partition'''
  export BOARD=omap-psp
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  ├─sda2  8:2    0    1K  0 part
   
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  └─sda5  8:5    0  18.9G  0 part [SWAP]
  wget http://rcn-ee.net/deb/${DIST}-${ARCH}/LATEST-${BOARD}
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  sdd      8:48  1  3.7G  0 disk
  wget $(cat ./LATEST-${BOARD} | grep STABLE | awk '{print $3}')
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  ├─sdd1  8:49  1    64M  0 part
  /bin/bash install-me.sh
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└─sdd2  8:50  1  3.6G  0 part
  
Reboot with your new Kernel
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* In this example, we can see via mount, '''/dev/sda1''' is the x86 rootfs, therefore '''/dev/sdd''' is the other drive in the system, which is the MMC/SD card that was inserted and should be used by ./setup_sdcard.sh...
  
= Demo Image =
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Install Image:
  
== Debian Wheezy snapshot ==
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Quick install script for [board]
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sudo ./setup_sdcard.sh --mmc /dev/sdX --dtb board
  
Default username/password:  
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board options:
*username: debian
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*BeagleBoard Ax/Bx/Cx/Dx    - omap3-beagle
*password: temppwd
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*BeagleBoard xM            - omap3-beagle-xm
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*BeagleBone/Black          - beaglebone
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*OMAP5432 uEVM              - omap5-uevm
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*BeagleBoard-X15            - am57xx-beagle-x15
  
Default root user/password
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So for the BeagleBoard xM:
*user: root
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sudo ./setup_sdcard.sh --mmc /dev/sdX --dtb omap3-beagle-xm
*password: root
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Image Updated:
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Advanced: Build Image:
* September 27th
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** Beagle/Panda: v3.2.30-x14 kernel
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** Bone: v3.2.30-psp23 kernel
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* September 10th
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** Beagle/Panda: v3.2.28-x14 kernel
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** Bone: v3.2.28-psp21 kernel (not with "backlight" support for CircuitCo LCD3)
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*July 29th: 2012-07-29
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** Beagle/Panda: v3.2.24-x14 kernel
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** Bone: v3.2.23-psp18 kernel
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*July 16th: 2012-07-16
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** Beagle/Panda: v3.2.23-x14 kernel
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** Bone: v3.2.21-psp16 kernel
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*June 12th: 2012-06-10
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** Beagle/Panda: v3.2.19-x13 kernel
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** Bone: v3.2.18-psp14 kernel (now supports the BeagleBone LCD from CircuitCo)
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*March 29th: 2012-03-29
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** Beagle/Panda: v3.2.13-x7 kernel (panda bluetooth now works "sudo apt-get install bluetooth" + "uim" to get all the userspace programs)
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*** uim: git clone git://gitorious.org/uim/uim.git ; cd uim ; make ; sudo make install
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add: /etc/udev/rules.d/bluetooth.rules
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ACTION=="add", SUBSYSTEM=="platform", ENV{MODALIAS}=="platform:kim", RUN+="/sbin/initctl emit enable-ti-bt"
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** Bone: v3.2.0-psp6 kernel (for users with usb problems, still no good solution yet..)
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*March 8th: 2012-03-08
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**Beagle/Panda: fix serial omap regression in v3.2.9 kernel
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*March 6th: 2012-03-06
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**Beagle/Panda: v3.2.9 kernel
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**fixed missing dhclient package (backport from sid)
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Services Active:
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  git clone https://github.com/RobertCNelson/omap-image-builder.git
  Note: Depending on your internal network these may work out the box
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  cd omap-image-builder
Apache, Port 80: http://arm/
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  git checkout v2015.05 -b tmp
  SSH, Port 22: ssh ubuntu@arm
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  Getty, Serial Port
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Get prebuilt image:
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Stable:
  
  wget http://rcn-ee.net/deb/rootfs/wheezy/debian-wheezy-minimal-armhf-2012-09-27.tar.xz
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  ./RootStock-NG.sh -c rcn-ee_console_debian_jessie_armhf
mirrors (will take some time to update):
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wget http://ynezz.ibawizard.net/beagleboard/wheezy/debian-wheezy-minimal-armhf-2012-09-27.tar.xz
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Verify Image with:  
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Testing:
md5sum debian-wheezy-minimal-armhf-2012-09-27.tar.xz
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c16bf5446b73548aa8f39e4865fed615  debian-wheezy-minimal-armhf-2012-09-27.tar.xz
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Unpack Image:
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  ./RootStock-NG.sh -c rcn-ee_console_debian_stretch_armhf
  tar xJf debian-wheezy-minimal-armhf-2012-09-27.tar.xz
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cd debian-wheezy-minimal-armhf-2012-09-27
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Install Image:
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== Debian Testing (stretch) ==
  
Quick Install script for "board"
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Image Updated:
sudo ./setup_sdcard.sh --mmc /dev/sdX --uboot "board"
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*2015-05-08
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** Beagle/Beagle xM: v4.0.2-armv7-x2 kernel
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** BeagleBone/BeagleBone Black: v3.14.41-ti-r63 kernel
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** OMAP5432 uEVM: v3.14.41-ti-r63 kernel
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** BeagleBoard-X15: v3.14.41-ti-r63 kernel
  
"board" Options:  
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Get prebuilt image:
*BeagleBoard Ax/Bx - beagle_bx
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wget https://rcn-ee.com/rootfs/2015-05-08/debian-stretch-console-armhf-2015-05-08.tar.xz
*BeagleBoard Cx    - beagle_cx
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*BeagleBoard xMA/B/C    - beagle_xm
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*BeagleBone Ax    - bone
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*PandaBoard Ax - panda
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*PandaBoard ES - panda_es
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So For the BeagleBoard xM:
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Verify Image with:
  sudo ./setup_sdcard.sh --mmc /dev/sdX --uboot beagle_xm
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  md5sum debian-stretch-console-armhf-2015-05-08.tar.xz
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fcaa3ea3e64da9d0df12a60cace09dd8  debian-stretch-console-armhf-2015-05-08.tar.xz
  
*Additional Options
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Unpack image:
** --rootfs <ext4 default>
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tar xf debian-stretch-console-armhf-2015-05-08.tar.xz
** --swap_file <swap file size in MB's>
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cd debian-stretch-console-armhf-2015-05-08
** --addon pico <ti pico projector>
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** --svideo-ntsc <use ntsc over dvi for video)
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** --svideo-pal <use pal over dvi for video)
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= Debian Configuration =
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Then follow the directions shown above with the other images...
  
== Serial Ports ==
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= Flasher =
  
Lenny
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== eMMC: BeagleBone Black ==
  
edit /etc/inittab and add:
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This image can be written to a 2GB (or larger) microSD card, via 'dd' on linux or on windows: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Win32DiskImager  First press and hold the boot select button (next to the microSD card), then apply power. On bootup the board should indicate it has started the flashing procedure visually via a Cylon Sweep pattern shown on the 4 LED's next to the ethernet jack. Progress is reported on both the serial debug and hdmi connectors, once completed all 4 LED's should be full ON.  Simply remove power, remove the microSD card and Debian will now boot directly from eMMC.
S:2345:respawn:/sbin/getty 115200 ttyS2
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For root access over the serial port add ttyS2 to /etc/securetty
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Script for reference: (this is the script that writes to the eMMC)
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https://github.com/RobertCNelson/boot-scripts/blob/master/tools/eMMC/init-eMMC-flasher-v3.sh
  
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This script will only take about 5-6 Minutes after power on.
  
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Notes:
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* If only two LED's stay lit and nothing happens, the board has crashed due to lack of power. Retry with a 5Volt DC power supply connected.
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* If the 4 LED's blink a constant pattern, the eMMC write has failed. First REMOVE ALL capes, then retry again.
  
Squeeze
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User: debian
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pass: temppwd
  
edit /etc/inittab and add:
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Image Updated:
S:2345:respawn:/sbin/getty 115200 ttyO2
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*2015-05-08
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** BeagleBone Black: v3.14.41-ti-r63 kernel
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*2015-04-09
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** BeagleBone Black: v3.14.37-ti-r57 kernel
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*2015-02-19
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** BeagleBone Black: v3.14.33-ti-r50 kernel
  
== WiFi ==
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Get prebuilt image:
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wget https://rcn-ee.com/rootfs/2015-05-08/flasher/BBB-eMMC-flasher-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
  
See [[BeagleBoardDebianWifiInstallInfo|BeagleBoard Debian WiFi install info]].
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Verify Image with:
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md5sum BBB-eMMC-flasher-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
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3eebb2982c9442c2b5ffbb529e8e604c  BBB-eMMC-flasher-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
  
== SGX Video Acceleration ==
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Follow the "standard" update procedure.
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http://elinux.org/Beagleboard:Updating_The_Software
  
=== SGX armel/armhf v3.4.x+ ===
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Linux:
* Note: This is a still a work in progress, but so far all the basic sgx demos seem to work on my Beagle xM C...  Thanks to TI for the special armhf binaries!!! --[[User:RobertCNelson|RobertCNelson]] 19:48, 17 July 2012 (UTC)
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unxz BBB-eMMC-flasher-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
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sudo dd if=./BBB-eMMC-flasher-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img of=/dev/sdX
  
* Test with: Precise/12.04 armhf demo image with v3.4.5-x1, desktop was lxde via: "sudo apt-get install lxde lxde-core lxde-icon-theme"
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= raw microSD img =
  
==== Re-Build Kernel and SGX Kernel Modules ====
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== BeagleBoard (classic) ==
git clone git://github.com/RobertCNelson/stable-kernel.git
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cd stable-kernel
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git checkout origin/v3.4.x -b v3.4.x
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./build_kernel.sh (and then follow the directions as the script runs...)
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Build SGX modules
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This image can be written to a 2GB (or larger) microSD card, via 'dd' on linux or on windows: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Win32DiskImager
./sgx_build_modules.sh
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Insert SD card, make sure to modify MMC in system.sh
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User: debian
./tools/install_image.sh
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pass: temppwd
  
Place SD card into Device and boot...
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Auto partition resize:
  cd /opt/sgx
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  cd /opt/scripts/tools
  sudo tar xf GFX_4.06.00.03_libs.tar.gz
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  git pull
  sudo ./install-sgx.sh  
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  ./grow_partition.sh
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sudo reboot
  
Reboot, check modules (lsmod):
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Image Updated:
Module                  Size  Used by
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*2015-05-08
bufferclass_ti          5727  0  
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** Beagle: v4.0.2-armv7-x2 kernel
omaplfb                11512  0  
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*2015-04-09
pvrsrvkm              165208  2 bufferclass_ti,omaplfb
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** Beagle: v4.0.0-rc7-armv7-x1 kernel
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*2015-02-19
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** Beagle: v3.19.0-armv7-x3 kernel
  
Blit Test:
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Get prebuilt image:
  ubuntu@omap:/usr/bin/armhf/es5.0$ ./sgx_blit_test
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  wget https://rcn-ee.com/rootfs/2015-05-08/microsd/bb-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
------------------ SGX 3D Blit test -----------------
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----------------------- Start -----------------------
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Call PVRSRVConnect with a valid argument:
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  OK
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Get number of devices from PVRSRVEnumerateDevices:
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  OK
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.... Reported 1 devices
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.... Device Number  | Device Type
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            0000    | PVRSRV_DEVICE_ID_SGX
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Attempt to acquire device 0:
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  OK
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Getting SGX Client info
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  OK
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.... ui32ProcessID:1133
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Display Class API: enumerate devices
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  OK
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PVRSRVEnumerateDeviceClass() returns 1 display device(s)
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  OK
+
Display Class API: open device
+
  OK
+
Display Class API: Get display info
+
  OK
+
.... Name:PowerVR OMAP Linux Display Driver
+
.... MaxSwapChains:1
+
.... MaxSwapChainBuffers:1
+
.... MinSwapInterval:0
+
.... MaxSwapInterval:1
+
Display Class API: enumerate display formats
+
  OK
+
  OK
+
.... Display format 0 - Pixelformat:1
+
Display Class API: enumerate display dimensions
+
  OK
+
  OK
+
.... Display dimensions 0 - ByteStride:2560 Width:1280 Height:720
+
Attempt to create memory context for SGX:
+
  OK
+
.... Shared heap 0 - HeapID:0x7000000 DevVAddr:0x1000 Size:0x87fe000 Attr:0x2014200
+
.... Shared heap 1 - HeapID:0x7000001 DevVAddr:0xc800000 Size:0xfff000 Attr:0x2024200
+
.... Shared heap 2 - HeapID:0x7000002 DevVAddr:0xe400000 Size:0x7f000 Attr:0x2024200
+
.... Shared heap 3 - HeapID:0x7000003 DevVAddr:0xf000000 Size:0x3ff000 Attr:0x2024200
+
.... Shared heap 4 - HeapID:0x7000004 DevVAddr:0xf400000 Size:0x4ff000 Attr:0x2014200
+
.... Shared heap 5 - HeapID:0x7000005 DevVAddr:0xfc00000 Size:0x1ff000 Attr:0x2014200
+
.... Shared heap 6 - HeapID:0x7000006 DevVAddr:0xdc00000 Size:0x7ff000 Attr:0x2014200
+
.... Shared heap 7 - HeapID:0x7000007 DevVAddr:0xe800000 Size:0x7ff000 Attr:0x2014200
+
.... Shared heap 8 - HeapID:0x7000008 DevVAddr:0xd800000 Size:0x3ff000 Attr:0x2024200
+
.... Shared heap 9 - HeapID:0x7000009 DevVAddr:0x8800000 Size:0x0 Attr:0x2024200
+
.... Shared heap 10 - HeapID:0x700000a DevVAddr:0x8800000 Size:0x3fff000 Attr:0x2014200
+
Display Class API: get the system (primary) buffer
+
  OK
+
Display Class API: map display surface to SGX
+
  OK
+
Attempt to create transfer context for SGX:
+
  OK
+
Do a SRCCOPY blit to the bottom right quadrant of the display:
+
(bottom right quadrant should be red on blue background):
+
  OK
+
  OK
+
Do a SRCCOPY blit to the top left quadrant of the display:
+
(top left quadrant should be striped (r/g/b/w) on blue background):
+
  OK
+
  OK
+
Do a CUSTOMSHADER blit to the top right quadrant of the display:
+
(top right quadrant should be yellow):
+
0xb6acd000 (host) 0xf407000 (device): Device mem for custom shader program
+
0xb6acb000 (host) 0xf408000 (device): Device mem for texture
+
USE custom shader program: 0x28841001.c0000000 mov.end o0, sa0
+
  OK
+
Do a SRCCOPY blit with COLOUR DOWNSAMPLING from ARGB8888 to RGB565
+
and then present the RGB565 to the bottom right quadrant of the screen
+
(bottom right quadrant should be a red gradient):
+
  OK
+
  OK
+
  OK
+
  OK
+
Free the off screen surfaces:
+
  OK
+
  OK
+
  OK
+
  OK
+
Destroy the transfer context:
+
  OK
+
Display Class API: unmap display surface from SGX
+
  OK
+
Destroy Device Memory Context
+
Display Class API: close the device
+
  OK
+
Release SGX Client Info:
+
  OK
+
Disconnect from services:
+
  OK
+
------------------ SGX 3D Blit test -----------------
+
------------------------ End ------------------------
+
  
=== SGX Legacy armel only upto v3.2.x ===
+
Verify Image with:
NOTE: this only works on BeagleBoard hardware, BeagleBone stuff is in development..
+
md5sum bb-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
 +
29715159bd49358e4a18bd2000a52c02  bb-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
  
Requirements: stable-kernel (the Demo Images hosted on rcn-ee.net meet this requirement)
+
Linux:
  https://github.com/RobertCNelson/stable-kernel
+
unxz bb-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
 +
sudo dd if=./bb-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img of=/dev/sdX
  
Note: Due to a bug (seems to only effect older Beagle Bx/Cx boards, use v3.0.8-x3 based kernels)
+
== BeagleBoard xM ==
https://github.com/RobertCNelson/stable-kernel/issues/8
+
oneiric:
+
wget http://rcn-ee.net/deb/oneiric/v3.0.8-x3/install-me.sh
+
/bin/bash install-me.sh
+
  
==== SDK unPackage Script ====
+
This image can be written to a 2GB (or larger) microSD card, via 'dd' on linux or on windows: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Win32DiskImager
  
Download the latest version of the "create_sgx_package.sh" script
+
User: debian
2.6.37
+
pass: temppwd
wget https://github.com/RobertCNelson/stable-kernel/raw/master/create_sgx_package_2.6.37.sh
+
2.6.38+
+
wget https://github.com/RobertCNelson/stable-kernel/raw/master/create_sgx_package.sh
+
  
Make script executable
+
Auto partition resize:
  chmod a+x ./create_sgx_package.sh
+
cd /opt/scripts/tools
 +
git pull
 +
  ./grow_partition.sh
 +
sudo reboot
  
Run script
+
Image Updated:
./create_sgx_package.sh
+
*2015-05-08
 +
** Beagle xM: v4.0.2-armv7-x2 kernel
 +
*2015-04-09
 +
** Beagle xM: v4.0.0-rc7-armv7-x1 kernel
 +
*2015-02-19
 +
** Beagle xM: v3.19.0-armv7-x3 kernel
  
After Successfully running:
+
Get prebuilt image:
 +
wget https://rcn-ee.com/rootfs/2015-05-08/microsd/bbxm-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
  
:~/temp$ ls
+
Verify Image with:
  create_sgx_package.sh
+
  md5sum bbxm-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
GFX_X_XX_XX_XX_libs.tar.gz                      : -> Copy to Beagle (System Libs)
+
  13371bcf77921b5955c02b91d3a49534  bbxm-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
  GFX_Linux_SDK.tar.gz                            : -> Copy to Beagle (DEMO's)
+
Graphics_SDK_setuplinux_X_XX_XX_XX.bin
+
SDK
+
SDK_BIN
+
  
==== Beagle: GFX_*_libs.tar.gz ====
+
Linux:
 +
unxz bbxm-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
 +
sudo dd if=./bbxm-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img of=/dev/sdX
  
tar xf GFX_4_00_00_01_libs.tar.gz  (extracts install-SGX.sh and run-SGX.sh)
+
== BeagleBone/BeagleBone Black ==
./install-SGX.sh (copies necessary SGX libs and startup script)
+
./run-SGX.sh (force run the new init script, or you can just reboot...)
+
  
On Successful install:
+
This image can be written to a 2GB (or larger) microSD card, via 'dd' on linux or on windows: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Win32DiskImager
Stopping PVR
+
Starting PVR
+
Starting SGX fixup for ES2.x (or ES3.x) (or ES5.x xM)
+
  
Reboot for good measure
+
User: debian
 +
pass: temppwd
 +
 
 +
Auto partition resize:
 +
cd /opt/scripts/tools
 +
git pull
 +
./grow_partition.sh
 
  sudo reboot
 
  sudo reboot
  
==== Beagle: GFX_Linux_SDK.tar.gz ====
+
Image Updated:
 +
*2015-05-08
 +
** BeagleBone/BeagleBone Black: v3.14.41-ti-r63 kernel
 +
*2015-04-09
 +
** BeagleBone/BeagleBone Black: v3.14.37-ti-r57 kernel
 +
*2015-02-19
 +
** BeagleBone/BeagleBone Black: v3.14.33-ti-r50 kernel
  
  tar xf GFX_Linux_SDK.tar.gz
+
Get prebuilt image:
cd GFX_Linux_SDK
+
  wget https://rcn-ee.com/rootfs/2015-05-08/microsd/bone-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
tar xf OGLES.tar.gz
+
  
==== Test SGX with a DEMO ====
+
Verify Image with:
 +
md5sum bone-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
 +
7cbb8e62761baea58b42c4f601cef97c  bone-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
  
  cd OGLES/SDKPackage/Binaries/CommonX11/Demos/EvilSkull
+
Linux:
  ./OGLESEvilSkull
+
  unxz bone-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
 +
  sudo dd if=./bone-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img of=/dev/sdX
  
==== Trouble Shooting ====
+
== OMAP5432 uEVM ==
  
sudo rm /etc/powervr-esrev
+
This image can be written to a 2GB (or larger) microSD card, via 'dd' on linux or on windows: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Win32DiskImager
sudo depmod -a omaplfb
+
sudo /etc/init.d/pvr restart
+
  
== DSP ==
+
User: debian
 +
pass: temppwd
  
=== gst-dsp ===
+
Auto partition resize:
 +
cd /opt/scripts/tools
 +
git pull
 +
./grow_partition.sh
 +
sudo reboot
  
The following Gstreamer elements will be installed:
+
Image Updated:
 +
*2015-05-08
 +
** OMAP5432 uEVM: v3.14.41-ti-r63 kernel
 +
*2015-04-09
 +
** OMAP5432 uEVM: v3.14.37-ti-r57 kernel
 +
*2015-02-19
 +
** OMAP5432 uEVM: v3.14.33-ti-r50 kernel
  
  $ gst-inspect | grep dsp
+
Get prebuilt image:
  dvdspu: dvdspu: Sub-picture Overlay
+
  wget https://rcn-ee.com/rootfs/2015-05-08/microsd/omap5-uevm-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
  dsp: dspdummy: DSP dummy element
+
  dsp:  dspvdec: DSP video decoder
+
  dsp:  dspadec: DSP audio decoder
+
  dsp:  dsph263enc: DSP video encoder
+
  dsp:  dspmp4venc: DSP MPEG-4 video encoder
+
  dsp:  dspjpegenc: DSP video encoder
+
  dsp:  dsph264enc: DSP video encoder
+
  dsp:  dspvpp: DSP VPP filter
+
  dsp:  dspipp: DSP IPP
+
  
Please note that h264 encoder (dsph264enc) will not work because of missing h264venc_sn.dll64P DSP part. [http://groups.google.com/group/omapdiscuss/msg/76d928726656c5fe According to this message], it is not available due to a licensing restriction.
+
Verify Image with:
 +
md5sum omap5-uevm-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
 +
45c60f03775b3645a41a350fdd1a872e  omap5-uevm-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
  
Requirements: Kernel built with: "CONFIG_TIDSPBRIDGE=m", for reference, here is what rcn-ee.net's image/deb's are configured for:
+
Linux:
  voodoo@beagle-xma-512mb:~$ zcat /proc/config.gz | grep TIDSP
+
  unxz omap5-uevm-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
  CONFIG_TIDSPBRIDGE=m
+
  sudo dd if=./omap5-uevm-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img of=/dev/sdX
CONFIG_TIDSPBRIDGE_MEMPOOL_SIZE=0x600000
+
# CONFIG_TIDSPBRIDGE_DEBUG is not set
+
CONFIG_TIDSPBRIDGE_RECOVERY=y
+
# CONFIG_TIDSPBRIDGE_CACHE_LINE_CHECK is not set
+
CONFIG_TIDSPBRIDGE_WDT3=y
+
CONFIG_TIDSPBRIDGE_WDT_TIMEOUT=5
+
# CONFIG_TIDSPBRIDGE_NTFY_PWRERR is not set
+
# CONFIG_TIDSPBRIDGE_BACKTRACE is not
+
  
On the xM: if 3.2.x is too jerky, try 3.4.x and use the create_dsp_package.sh script, as the module changed..
+
== BeagleBoard-X15 ==
  
Download the latest version of the "create_dsp_package.sh" script
+
This image can be written to a 2GB (or larger) microSD card, via 'dd' on linux or on windows: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Win32DiskImager
wget https://github.com/RobertCNelson/stable-kernel/raw/master/create_dsp_package.sh
+
  
for 3.4.x+
+
User: debian
wget https://raw.github.com/RobertCNelson/stable-kernel/v3.4.x/create_dsp_package.sh
+
pass: temppwd
  
Make script executable
+
Auto partition resize:
  chmod a+x ./create_dsp_package.sh
+
cd /opt/scripts/tools
 +
git pull
 +
  ./grow_partition.sh
 +
sudo reboot
  
Package script:
+
Image Updated:
./create_dsp_package.sh
+
*2015-05-08
 +
** BeagleBoard-X15: v3.14.41-ti-r63 kernel
 +
*2015-04-09
 +
** BeagleBoard-X15: v3.14.37-ti-r57 kernel
 +
*2015-02-19
 +
** BeagleBoard-X15: v3.14.33-ti-r50 kernel
  
Copy DSP_Install_libs.tar.gz to beagle
+
Get prebuilt image:
 +
wget https://rcn-ee.com/rootfs/2015-05-08/microsd/bbx15-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
  
Setup network...
+
Verify Image with:
 +
md5sum bbx15-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
 +
78ad9849cd2008b6813e6202e60204fb  bbx15-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
  
Extract:
+
Linux:
  tar xf DSP_Install_libs.tar.gz
+
  unxz bbx15-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
 +
sudo dd if=./bbx15-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img of=/dev/sdX
  
Install
+
= Debian Configuration =
./install-DSP.sh
+
  
Build gst-dsp stuff..
+
==Install Latest Kernel Image==
./install-gst-dsp.sh
+
  
Start dspbridge (or just reboot)
+
Script:
  sudo /etc/init.d/dsp start
+
  cd /opt/scripts/tools
 +
git pull
  
Test dspbridge
+
Stable:
  sudo dsp-test
+
  ./update_kernel.sh
  
Playbin:
+
Testing:
  sudo gst-launch playbin2 uri=file://(file)
+
  ./update_kernel.sh --beta-kernel
  
Example: (using http://www.bigbuckbunny.org/index.php/download/ 854x480 mp4 )
+
Custom: (has to be on rcn-ee.net)
  Note: seems broken in ubuntu precise armhf...
+
  ./update_kernel.sh --kernel v3.8.13-bone69
  
sudo gst-launch playbin2 uri=file:///home/USER/big_buck_bunny_480p_surround-fix.avi
+
Reboot with your new Kernel Image.
  
Screenshot: (on my xm it's a little jerky at the moment, investigating..)
+
== Xorg Drivers ==
http://rcn-ee.net/bugs/dsp/dsp_v3.2.1-x2-test.jpg
+
  
== Xorg omapfb Drivers ==
+
Script:
 +
cd /opt/scripts/tools/
 +
git pull
  
By default Debian will try* to use the FBDEV video driver, however for the beagleboard we can take advantage of a more software optimized driver (still not using the sgx video hardware) using the NEON extensions of the Cortex-A8 core.
+
BeagleBoard/PandaBoard:
 +
cd /opt/scripts/tools/graphics/
 +
./ti-omapdrm.sh
  
Lenny might need this xorg.conf, but it's best to use omapfb later in this guide..
+
BeagleBone/BeagleBone Black:
 +
cd /opt/scripts/tools/graphics/
 +
./ti-tilcdc.sh
  
/etc/X11/xorg.conf:
+
== SGX Drivers ==
Section "Device"
+
Identifier "Configured Video Device"
+
Option "UseFBDev" "true"
+
Driver "fbdev"
+
EndSection
+
  
cat /var/log/Xorg.0.log | grep FBDEV
+
=== SGX BeagleBone/BeagleBone Black ===
(II) FBDEV: driver for framebuffer: fbdev
+
(II) FBDEV(0): using default device
+
(II) FBDEV(0): Creating default Display subsection in Screen section
+
(==) FBDEV(0): Depth 16, (==) framebuffer bpp 16
+
(==) FBDEV(0): RGB weight 565
+
  
Login into Debian and open a new terminal, xorg has to be running..
+
Note, these are FBDEV only, no xorg/x11/etc...
  
xvinfo -display :0.0
+
Install sgx modules (3.14.x ti kernel):
  X-Video Extension version 2.2
+
  sudo apt-get install ti-sgx-es8-modules-`uname -r`
  screen #0
+
  sudo depmod -a `uname -r`
  no adaptors present
+
sudo update-initramfs -uk `uname -r`
  
=== Drivers ===
+
Build SGX userspace (must be done on an x86, due to the TI 5.01.01.02 blob extractor)
 +
git clone https://github.com/RobertCNelson/ti-linux-kernel-dev.git
 +
cd ti-linux-kernel-dev/
 +
git checkout origin/ti-linux-3.14.y -b tmp-sgx
 +
./sgx_create_package.sh
  
Note: These are built with neon optimizations: http://git.debian.org/?p=collab-maint/xf86-video-omapfb.git;a=blob;f=debian/rules;h=c2f0d5391c96c5abb60b1e691ad86bb27e0c17d8;hb=HEAD (line 48/49)
+
Copy ./deploy/GFX_5.01.01.02.tar.gz to BeagleBone/BeagleBone Black and install
 +
sudo tar xfv GFX_5.01.01.02.tar.gz -C /
 +
cd /opt/gfxinstall/
 +
  sudo ./sgx-install.sh
 +
sudo reboot
  
Lenny:
+
Verify omaplfb & pvrsrvkm loaded
  wget -c http://rcn-ee.homeip.net:81/dl/deb-sbuild/lenny/xorg-drivers/xserver-xorg-video-omap3_0.1.1-2_armel.deb
+
  debian@arm:~$ lsmod | grep omaplfb
  sudo dpkg -i xserver-xorg-video-omap3_0.1.1-2_armel.deb
+
  omaplfb                12065  0
 +
pvrsrvkm              178782  1 omaplfb
  
Squeeze/Sid:
+
= Building Kernel =
sudo apt-get install xserver-xorg-video-omap3
+
  
=== xorg.conf ===
+
Note, this section use to have a lot of details, but maintenance of the two wiki's became a pain, so for now on we will just link to my other pages:
/etc/X11/xorg.conf
+
  
Section "Monitor"
+
== Beagle/Beagle xM ==
    Identifier "Configured Monitor"
+
  http://eewiki.net/display/linuxonarm/BeagleBoard
  EndSection
+
+
Section "Screen"
+
    Identifier "Default Screen"
+
    Device "Configured Video Device"
+
    #Limited by SGX?
+
    DefaultDepth 16
+
EndSection
+
+
Section "Device"
+
    Identifier "Configured Video Device"
+
    Driver "omapfb"
+
    Option "fb" "/dev/fb0"
+
EndSection
+
  
To verify it was correctly installed, reboot and:
+
== BeagleBone ==
 +
http://eewiki.net/display/linuxonarm/BeagleBone
  
cat /var/log/Xorg.0.log | grep omapfb
+
== BeagleBone Black ==
  (II) LoadModule: "omapfb"
+
  http://eewiki.net/display/linuxonarm/BeagleBone+Black
(II) Loading /usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers//omapfb_drv.so
+
(II) Module omapfb: vendor="X.Org Foundation"
+
(II) omapfb: Driver for OMAP framebuffer (omapfb) and external LCD controllers:
+
(WW) Error opening /sys/devices/platform/omapfb/ctrl/name: No such file or directory
+
(II) omapfb(0): VideoRAM: 1800KiB (SDRAM)
+
(II) omapfb(0): Creating default Display subsection in Screen section
+
(**) omapfb(0): Depth 16, (--) framebuffer bpp 16
+
(==) omapfb(0): RGB weight 565
+
(==) omapfb(0): Default visual is TrueColor
+
(--) omapfb(0): Virtual size is 1280x720 (pitch 1280)
+
(**) omapfb(0):  Built-in mode "current"
+
(==) omapfb(0): DPI set to (96, 96)
+
(II) omapfb(0): DPMS enabled
+
(II) omapfb(0): Video plane capabilities:
+
(II) omapfb(0): Video plane supports the following image formats:
+
(II) omapfb(0): XVideo extension initialized
+
  
Login into Debian and open a new terminal, xorg has to be running..
+
== Panda/Panda ES ==
 +
http://eewiki.net/display/linuxonarm/PandaBoard
  
xvinfo -display :0.0
+
= Upgrading from Debian 5 to Debian 6 =
X-Video Extension version 2.2
+
screen #0
+
  Adaptor #0: "OMAP XV adaptor"
+
    number of ports: 1
+
    port base: 56
+
    operations supported: PutImage
+
    supported visuals:
+
      depth 16, visualID 0x21
+
    number of attributes: 1
+
    etc..
+
  
== Building Kernel ==
+
[http://www.jeremycole.com/blog/2011/03/09/beagleboard-upgrading-from-debian-5-to-debian-6/ Upgrading] from Debian 5 to Debian 6 report and tutorial.
  
https://github.com/RobertCNelson/stable-kernel
+
= Upgrading from Debian 6 (Squeeze) to Debian 7 (Wheezy) =
  
Download SRC
+
Note, this only goes over "armel" -> "armel"... For users wishing to switch from "armel" -> "armhf" just re-install...
git clone git://github.com/RobertCNelson/stable-kernel.git
+
  
Build Kernel
+
  sudo apt-get update ; sudo apt-get upgrade
  ./build_kernel.sh
+
  sudo sed -i -e "s/squeeze/wheezy/g" /etc/apt/sources.list
 
+
sudo apt-get update ; sudo apt-get install -y apt aptitude udev dpkg
Optional Building Deb File
+
sudo aptitude update ; sudo aptitude -y safe-upgrade ; sudo aptitude -y dist-upgrade
  ./build_deb.sh
+
 
+
= Upgrading from Debian 5 to Debian 6 =
+
 
+
[http://www.jeremycole.com/blog/2011/03/09/beagleboard-upgrading-from-debian-5-to-debian-6/ Upgrading] from Debian 5 to Debian 6 report and tutorial.
+

Latest revision as of 19:29, 8 May 2015

This page is about running a (ARM EABIhf) Debian distribution at BeagleBoard. BeagleBoard will boot the (ARM EABIhf) Debian distribution from SD card. Debian's NetInstall will be used to install Debian onto your Beagle.

Help

If you need any help:

  • When asking for help, please provide some debugging information:
    • U-Boot Version installed on board
    • Kernel Version: uname -a
    • pastebin dmesg
      • Copy from serial port or use "dmesg | pastebinit" (sudo apt-get install pastebinit)

Official BeagleBoard.org Images for shipping with BeagleBone Black

Recommended Beagle Software

Mainline U-Boot:

  • All old Ax, Bx, Cx and Dx boards are required to upgrade to at least these U-Boot versions.
  • XM Boards have no NAND, so MLO/u-boot.img is always required on the first partition
  • Directions: Upgrade X-loader and U-Boot

Debian NetInstall

Scripts:

git clone https://github.com/RobertCNelson/netinstall.git
cd netinstall

Device Options:

BeagleBoard --dtb omap3-beagle
BeagleBoard xM --dtb omap3-beagle-xm
BeagleBone (serial) --dtb am335x-bone-serial
BeagleBone (video via cape) --dtb am335x-bone-video
BeagleBone Black --dtb am335x-boneblack
PandaBoard (A1->A3) --dtb omap4-panda
PandaBoard (A4->Ax) --dtb omap4-panda-a4
PandaBoard ES  --dtb omap4-panda-es

You will need a 1GB SD card or greater.

Standard System : ~455MB

Debian 8 (jessie)

Quick Install script for "board"

sudo ./mk_mmc.sh --mmc /dev/sdX --dtb "board" --distro jessie

So For the BeagleBoard xM:

sudo ./mk_mmc.sh --mmc /dev/sdX --dtb omap3-beagle-xm --distro jessie
  • Options:
    • --firmware : installs firmware
    • --serial-mode : debian-installer uses Serial Port


Demo Image

git clone https://github.com/RobertCNelson/armv7-multiplatform.git
cd armv7-multiplatform
git checkout origin/v4.0.x -b tmp
./build_kernel.sh
git clone https://github.com/RobertCNelson/ti-linux-kernel-dev.git
cd ti-linux-kernel-dev
git checkout origin/ti-linux-3.14.y -b tmp
./build_kernel.sh

Debian (jessie)

Default username/password:

  • username: debian
  • password: temppwd

Image Updated:

  • 2015-05-08
    • Beagle/Beagle xM: v4.0.2-armv7-x2 kernel
    • BeagleBone/BeagleBone Black: v3.14.41-ti-r63 kernel
    • OMAP5432 uEVM: v3.14.41-ti-r63 kernel
    • BeagleBoard-X15: v3.14.41-ti-r63 kernel
  • 2015-04-09
    • Beagle/Beagle xM: v4.0.0-rc7-armv7-x1 kernel
    • BeagleBone/BeagleBone Black: v3.14.37-ti-r57 kernel
    • OMAP5432 uEVM: v3.14.37-ti-r57 kernel
    • BeagleBoard-X15: v3.14.37-ti-r57 kernel
  • 2015-02-19
    • Beagle/Beagle xM: v3.19.0-armv7-x3 kernel
    • BeagleBone/BeagleBone Black: v3.14.33-ti-r50 kernel
    • OMAP5432 uEVM: v3.14.33-ti-r50 kernel
    • BeagleBoard-X15: v3.14.33-ti-r50 kernel

Services Active:

Note: Depending on your internal network these may work out of the box
Apache, Port 80: http://arm.local/ (Bone: via usb) http://192.168.7.2
SSH, Port 22: ssh debian@arm.local (Bone: via usb) debian@192.168.7.2
Getty, Serial Port

Default user: debian pass: temppwd

Get prebuilt image:

wget https://rcn-ee.com/rootfs/2015-05-08/debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08.tar.xz

Verify Image with:

md5sum debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08.tar.xz
69825a42520d0bdcc327cfcc41098870  debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08.tar.xz

Unpack Image:

tar xf debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08.tar.xz
cd debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08

If you don't know the location of your SD card:

sudo ./setup_sdcard.sh --probe-mmc

You should see something like:

Are you sure? I don't see [/dev/idontknow], here is what I do see...

fdisk -l:
Disk /dev/sda: 500.1 GB, 500107862016 bytes <- x86 Root Drive
Disk /dev/sdd: 3957 MB, 3957325824 bytes <- MMC/SD card

lsblk:
NAME   MAJ:MIN RM   SIZE RO TYPE MOUNTPOINT
sda      8:0    0 465.8G  0 disk 
├─sda1   8:1    0 446.9G  0 part /  <- x86 Root Partition
├─sda2   8:2    0     1K  0 part 
└─sda5   8:5    0  18.9G  0 part [SWAP]
sdd      8:48   1   3.7G  0 disk 
├─sdd1   8:49   1    64M  0 part 
└─sdd2   8:50   1   3.6G  0 part 
  • In this example, we can see via mount, /dev/sda1 is the x86 rootfs, therefore /dev/sdd is the other drive in the system, which is the MMC/SD card that was inserted and should be used by ./setup_sdcard.sh...

Install Image:

Quick install script for [board]

sudo ./setup_sdcard.sh --mmc /dev/sdX --dtb board

board options:

  • BeagleBoard Ax/Bx/Cx/Dx - omap3-beagle
  • BeagleBoard xM - omap3-beagle-xm
  • BeagleBone/Black - beaglebone
  • OMAP5432 uEVM - omap5-uevm
  • BeagleBoard-X15 - am57xx-beagle-x15

So for the BeagleBoard xM:

sudo ./setup_sdcard.sh --mmc /dev/sdX --dtb omap3-beagle-xm

Advanced: Build Image:

git clone https://github.com/RobertCNelson/omap-image-builder.git
cd omap-image-builder
git checkout v2015.05 -b tmp

Stable:

./RootStock-NG.sh -c rcn-ee_console_debian_jessie_armhf

Testing:

./RootStock-NG.sh -c rcn-ee_console_debian_stretch_armhf

Debian Testing (stretch)

Image Updated:

  • 2015-05-08
    • Beagle/Beagle xM: v4.0.2-armv7-x2 kernel
    • BeagleBone/BeagleBone Black: v3.14.41-ti-r63 kernel
    • OMAP5432 uEVM: v3.14.41-ti-r63 kernel
    • BeagleBoard-X15: v3.14.41-ti-r63 kernel

Get prebuilt image:

wget https://rcn-ee.com/rootfs/2015-05-08/debian-stretch-console-armhf-2015-05-08.tar.xz

Verify Image with:

md5sum debian-stretch-console-armhf-2015-05-08.tar.xz
fcaa3ea3e64da9d0df12a60cace09dd8  debian-stretch-console-armhf-2015-05-08.tar.xz

Unpack image:

tar xf debian-stretch-console-armhf-2015-05-08.tar.xz
cd debian-stretch-console-armhf-2015-05-08

Then follow the directions shown above with the other images...

Flasher

eMMC: BeagleBone Black

This image can be written to a 2GB (or larger) microSD card, via 'dd' on linux or on windows: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Win32DiskImager First press and hold the boot select button (next to the microSD card), then apply power. On bootup the board should indicate it has started the flashing procedure visually via a Cylon Sweep pattern shown on the 4 LED's next to the ethernet jack. Progress is reported on both the serial debug and hdmi connectors, once completed all 4 LED's should be full ON. Simply remove power, remove the microSD card and Debian will now boot directly from eMMC.

Script for reference: (this is the script that writes to the eMMC)

https://github.com/RobertCNelson/boot-scripts/blob/master/tools/eMMC/init-eMMC-flasher-v3.sh

This script will only take about 5-6 Minutes after power on.

Notes:

  • If only two LED's stay lit and nothing happens, the board has crashed due to lack of power. Retry with a 5Volt DC power supply connected.
  • If the 4 LED's blink a constant pattern, the eMMC write has failed. First REMOVE ALL capes, then retry again.

User: debian pass: temppwd

Image Updated:

  • 2015-05-08
    • BeagleBone Black: v3.14.41-ti-r63 kernel
  • 2015-04-09
    • BeagleBone Black: v3.14.37-ti-r57 kernel
  • 2015-02-19
    • BeagleBone Black: v3.14.33-ti-r50 kernel

Get prebuilt image:

wget https://rcn-ee.com/rootfs/2015-05-08/flasher/BBB-eMMC-flasher-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz

Verify Image with:

md5sum BBB-eMMC-flasher-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
3eebb2982c9442c2b5ffbb529e8e604c  BBB-eMMC-flasher-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz

Follow the "standard" update procedure.

http://elinux.org/Beagleboard:Updating_The_Software

Linux:

unxz BBB-eMMC-flasher-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
sudo dd if=./BBB-eMMC-flasher-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img of=/dev/sdX

raw microSD img

BeagleBoard (classic)

This image can be written to a 2GB (or larger) microSD card, via 'dd' on linux or on windows: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Win32DiskImager

User: debian pass: temppwd

Auto partition resize:

cd /opt/scripts/tools
git pull
./grow_partition.sh
sudo reboot

Image Updated:

  • 2015-05-08
    • Beagle: v4.0.2-armv7-x2 kernel
  • 2015-04-09
    • Beagle: v4.0.0-rc7-armv7-x1 kernel
  • 2015-02-19
    • Beagle: v3.19.0-armv7-x3 kernel

Get prebuilt image:

wget https://rcn-ee.com/rootfs/2015-05-08/microsd/bb-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz

Verify Image with:

md5sum bb-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
29715159bd49358e4a18bd2000a52c02  bb-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz

Linux:

unxz bb-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
sudo dd if=./bb-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img of=/dev/sdX

BeagleBoard xM

This image can be written to a 2GB (or larger) microSD card, via 'dd' on linux or on windows: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Win32DiskImager

User: debian pass: temppwd

Auto partition resize:

cd /opt/scripts/tools
git pull
./grow_partition.sh
sudo reboot

Image Updated:

  • 2015-05-08
    • Beagle xM: v4.0.2-armv7-x2 kernel
  • 2015-04-09
    • Beagle xM: v4.0.0-rc7-armv7-x1 kernel
  • 2015-02-19
    • Beagle xM: v3.19.0-armv7-x3 kernel

Get prebuilt image:

wget https://rcn-ee.com/rootfs/2015-05-08/microsd/bbxm-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz

Verify Image with:

md5sum bbxm-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
13371bcf77921b5955c02b91d3a49534  bbxm-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz

Linux:

unxz bbxm-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
sudo dd if=./bbxm-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img of=/dev/sdX

BeagleBone/BeagleBone Black

This image can be written to a 2GB (or larger) microSD card, via 'dd' on linux or on windows: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Win32DiskImager

User: debian pass: temppwd

Auto partition resize:

cd /opt/scripts/tools
git pull
./grow_partition.sh
sudo reboot

Image Updated:

  • 2015-05-08
    • BeagleBone/BeagleBone Black: v3.14.41-ti-r63 kernel
  • 2015-04-09
    • BeagleBone/BeagleBone Black: v3.14.37-ti-r57 kernel
  • 2015-02-19
    • BeagleBone/BeagleBone Black: v3.14.33-ti-r50 kernel

Get prebuilt image:

wget https://rcn-ee.com/rootfs/2015-05-08/microsd/bone-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz

Verify Image with:

md5sum bone-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
7cbb8e62761baea58b42c4f601cef97c  bone-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz

Linux:

unxz bone-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
sudo dd if=./bone-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img of=/dev/sdX

OMAP5432 uEVM

This image can be written to a 2GB (or larger) microSD card, via 'dd' on linux or on windows: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Win32DiskImager

User: debian pass: temppwd

Auto partition resize:

cd /opt/scripts/tools
git pull
./grow_partition.sh
sudo reboot

Image Updated:

  • 2015-05-08
    • OMAP5432 uEVM: v3.14.41-ti-r63 kernel
  • 2015-04-09
    • OMAP5432 uEVM: v3.14.37-ti-r57 kernel
  • 2015-02-19
    • OMAP5432 uEVM: v3.14.33-ti-r50 kernel

Get prebuilt image:

wget https://rcn-ee.com/rootfs/2015-05-08/microsd/omap5-uevm-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz

Verify Image with:

md5sum omap5-uevm-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
45c60f03775b3645a41a350fdd1a872e  omap5-uevm-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz

Linux:

unxz omap5-uevm-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
sudo dd if=./omap5-uevm-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img of=/dev/sdX

BeagleBoard-X15

This image can be written to a 2GB (or larger) microSD card, via 'dd' on linux or on windows: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Win32DiskImager

User: debian pass: temppwd

Auto partition resize:

cd /opt/scripts/tools
git pull
./grow_partition.sh
sudo reboot

Image Updated:

  • 2015-05-08
    • BeagleBoard-X15: v3.14.41-ti-r63 kernel
  • 2015-04-09
    • BeagleBoard-X15: v3.14.37-ti-r57 kernel
  • 2015-02-19
    • BeagleBoard-X15: v3.14.33-ti-r50 kernel

Get prebuilt image:

wget https://rcn-ee.com/rootfs/2015-05-08/microsd/bbx15-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz

Verify Image with:

md5sum bbx15-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
78ad9849cd2008b6813e6202e60204fb  bbx15-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz

Linux:

unxz bbx15-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img.xz
sudo dd if=./bbx15-debian-8.0-console-armhf-2015-05-08-2gb.img of=/dev/sdX

Debian Configuration

Install Latest Kernel Image

Script:

cd /opt/scripts/tools
git pull

Stable:

./update_kernel.sh

Testing:

./update_kernel.sh --beta-kernel

Custom: (has to be on rcn-ee.net)

./update_kernel.sh --kernel v3.8.13-bone69

Reboot with your new Kernel Image.

Xorg Drivers

Script:

cd /opt/scripts/tools/
git pull

BeagleBoard/PandaBoard:

cd /opt/scripts/tools/graphics/
./ti-omapdrm.sh

BeagleBone/BeagleBone Black:

cd /opt/scripts/tools/graphics/
./ti-tilcdc.sh

SGX Drivers

SGX BeagleBone/BeagleBone Black

Note, these are FBDEV only, no xorg/x11/etc...

Install sgx modules (3.14.x ti kernel):

sudo apt-get install ti-sgx-es8-modules-`uname -r`
sudo depmod -a `uname -r`
sudo update-initramfs -uk `uname -r`

Build SGX userspace (must be done on an x86, due to the TI 5.01.01.02 blob extractor)

git clone https://github.com/RobertCNelson/ti-linux-kernel-dev.git
cd ti-linux-kernel-dev/
git checkout origin/ti-linux-3.14.y -b tmp-sgx
./sgx_create_package.sh

Copy ./deploy/GFX_5.01.01.02.tar.gz to BeagleBone/BeagleBone Black and install

sudo tar xfv GFX_5.01.01.02.tar.gz -C /
cd /opt/gfxinstall/
sudo ./sgx-install.sh
sudo reboot

Verify omaplfb & pvrsrvkm loaded

debian@arm:~$ lsmod | grep omaplfb
omaplfb                12065  0 
pvrsrvkm              178782  1 omaplfb

Building Kernel

Note, this section use to have a lot of details, but maintenance of the two wiki's became a pain, so for now on we will just link to my other pages:

Beagle/Beagle xM

http://eewiki.net/display/linuxonarm/BeagleBoard

BeagleBone

http://eewiki.net/display/linuxonarm/BeagleBone

BeagleBone Black

http://eewiki.net/display/linuxonarm/BeagleBone+Black

Panda/Panda ES

http://eewiki.net/display/linuxonarm/PandaBoard

Upgrading from Debian 5 to Debian 6

Upgrading from Debian 5 to Debian 6 report and tutorial.

Upgrading from Debian 6 (Squeeze) to Debian 7 (Wheezy)

Note, this only goes over "armel" -> "armel"... For users wishing to switch from "armel" -> "armhf" just re-install...

sudo apt-get update ; sudo apt-get upgrade
sudo sed -i -e "s/squeeze/wheezy/g" /etc/apt/sources.list
sudo apt-get update ; sudo apt-get install -y apt aptitude udev dpkg
sudo aptitude update ; sudo aptitude -y safe-upgrade ; sudo aptitude -y dist-upgrade