Difference between revisions of "Getting Started Guide for the AM35x EVM"

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==System requirements==
Building and running all of the PSP components requires a Linux machine with ubuntu 9.04 or higher
'''Target Hardware Requirements'''
* ZOOM AM3517 EVM DEVELOPMENT KIT, the EVM ships with other peripheral hardware like power supply, USB, Ethernet and serial cables.  [http://www.logicpd.com/products/development-kits/zoom-am3517-evm-development-kit]
* NULL MODEM RS232 cable. [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Null_modem]
* Ethernet crossover cable [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ethernet_crossover_cable]
'''Linux host is required'''
*For compiling U-Boot and Linux kernel.
*To host the TFTP server required for downloading kernel and file system images from U-Boot using Ethernet.
*To host the NFS server to boot the EVM with NFS as root filesystem .
'''Host Software Requirements''':
*Serial console terminal application .
*TFTP and NFS servers.
*CodeSourcery ARM tool chain version 2009-q1. [http://www.codesourcery.com/sgpp/lite/arm/portal/release858]
To install the toolchain, follow the sequence. These are to be executed on the Linux host platform.[http://tiexpressdsp.com/index.php/GSG:_AM35x_and_OMAP35x_DVEVM_Software_Setup_for_Graphics_SDK]

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