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* [[SDK User Guide]]
* [[SDK User Guide]]
* [[SDK F.A.Q.]]
* [[SDK F.A.Q.]]
'''SDK hints'''
*In some systems before to configure the SDK (make config) may be necessary to set bash as the default shell, this will be request by the system with the following message: bash is not your default shell, in this cases the following two commands must be entered:
$ sudo rm /bin/sh
  sudo ln -s /usr/bin/bash /bin/sh
*Now, in the configuration window go to File System Configuration->Select target's file system software and uncheck the package named gstd.
*In order to get an appropriate compilation of the SDK for OMAP-L138 Hawkboard, the following packages must be installed: libdbus-glib-1-dev and gperf.
$ sudo apt-get install libdbus-glib-1-dev gperf quilt
*Furthermore, If the system used to compile the SDK has a newer version of libtool than the version used by the SDK the compilation process will fail and and the following error will be shown:
libtool: Version mismatch error.  This is libtool 2.2.6, but the
libtool: definition of this LT_INIT comes from libtool 2.2.6b.
libtool: You should recreate aclocal.m4 with macros from libtool 2.2.6
libtool: and run autoconf again
to fix this, the file local.tools (located in <yourSDKlocation>/OMAPL138SDK880207/bsp/oscheck) must be edited, the last line must be commented as is shown in the following example:
Finally, go to the directory <yourSDKlocation>/OMAPL138SDK880207/proprietary/gst-dmai-plugins and run the following commands:
$quilt pop
Now, all should be ready to compile the SDK, then go to <yourSDKlocation>/OMAPL138SDK880207 and run:
'''OMAP-L138 Hawkboard Board Board related documentation:'''
'''OMAP-L138 Hawkboard Board Board related documentation:'''
*iUniversal [[iUniversal examples for Hawkboard | iUniversal on the Hawkboard]]sudo rm /bin/sh
*iUniversal [[iUniversal examples for Hawkboard | iUniversal on the Hawkboard]]
  sudo ln -s /usr/bin/bash /bin/sh
*TI's software [[TI software for Hawkboard | TI's available software for Hawkboard]]
*TI's software [[TI software for Hawkboard | TI's available software for Hawkboard]]
*GStreamer [[Using Gstreamer on the Hawkboard | Using Gstreamer on the Hawkboard]]
*GStreamer [[Using Gstreamer on the Hawkboard | Using Gstreamer on the Hawkboard]]

Revision as of 09:35, 19 August 2010

General Information

Release Information

  • Product Name: Evaluation SDK for OMAP-L138 Hawkboard Board.
  • Version: 1.00.00.
  • Date: 07/12/10.
  • Download link: NOT AVAILABLE .

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Revision History

Date Comments
NOT AVAILABLE Initial Version


General SDK documentation:

OMAP-L138 Hawkboard Board Board related documentation:

Related links

  • Hawkboard Community
  • OMAP L138

What's New?

Supported Operating Systems

Linux Distribution

  • Ubuntu 10.04 in 32 bits.
  • Ubuntu 9.04 in 32 bits.
  • Ubuntu 9.10 in 32 bits.

Setting up extra components

SDK Details

  • The first release is rigth now on a testing step
  • Its coming soon

Integration with DSVDK

The DVSDK OMAP-L138_setuplinux_1_00_00_11.bin used can be find in



Ti OMAP-L138 Low Power Application Processor
300-MHz C674x VLIW DSP
On-Chip RTC


128 MByte DDR2 SDRAM running at 150MHz
1 SD/MMC Slot


One RS232 Serial Port
One Fast Ethernet Port (10/100 Mbps)
One USB Host port (USB 1.1)
One USB OTG port (USB 2.0)
One SATA Port (3Gbps)
One VGA Port (15 pin D-SUB)
Two AUDIO Ports (1 LINE IN & 1 LINE OUT)
One Composite IN (RCA Jack)

Expansion Interface

SPI (x2)
I2C (x1)

Software Support



For details on the status of the basic drivers available on the RidgeRun SDK for Hawkboard, please visit Status of the hardware drivers on the Hawkboard page.