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=Installation=
 
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Here, installation of Eclipse for C/C++ development and GDB/JTAG debugging will be described. This is done in three steps:
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* Install base Eclipse tooling, called '[http://www.eclipse.org/downloads/packages/eclipse-classic-351/galileosr1 Eclipse Classic]'
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* Install plug in for C/C++ development, called 'CDT' ([http://www.eclipse.org/cdt/ C/C++ Development Tooling])
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* Install some extensions for embedded development from Zylin ([http://opensource.zylin.com/embeddedcdt.html Zylin Embedded CDT])
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Note: The file names and versions given here are based on October 2009. They may change.
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==Eclipse Classic==
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[http://www.eclipse.org/downloads/ Download] Eclipse Classic 3.5.x. In October 2009 this was version 3.5.1. 32-bit Linux version download resulted in file ''eclipse-SDK-3.5.1-linux-gtk.tar.gz''.
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Installation is done by extracting downloaded file and then just call
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./eclipse
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You might want to add this to your path and/or add an start icon/shortcut on your desktop.
  
 
=Reading=
 
=Reading=

Revision as of 07:49, 1 October 2009

This page is about using Eclipse IDE for BeagleBoard. It is focused on JTAG debugging with e.g. OpenOCD, but can be extended to additional topics, e.g. C/C++ development. And, while the examples focus on Beagle, stuff shown here will most probably easily apply to other boards.

Installation

Here, installation of Eclipse for C/C++ development and GDB/JTAG debugging will be described. This is done in three steps:

Note: The file names and versions given here are based on October 2009. They may change.

Eclipse Classic

Download Eclipse Classic 3.5.x. In October 2009 this was version 3.5.1. 32-bit Linux version download resulted in file eclipse-SDK-3.5.1-linux-gtk.tar.gz.

Installation is done by extracting downloaded file and then just call

./eclipse

You might want to add this to your path and/or add an start icon/shortcut on your desktop.

Reading

Additional plug ins

Links

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