Release Notes for Beagle xM OMAP35x board July 2010

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General Information

Release Information

  • Product Name: Beagle board OMAP35x Board.
  • Version: 1.00.00.
  • Date: July 2010.
  • Download link: download center .

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Revision History

Date Comments
July 2010 v1.00.00


General SDK documentation:

Beagle Board xM related documentation:

What's New?

Supported Operating Systems

Linux Distribution

Ubuntu 9.04 in 32 bits.
Ubuntu 9.10 in 32 bits.

Integration with DSVDK

This release of the DVSDK product supports OMAP3525 and OMAP3530 platforms.
This DVSDK, coupled with the Platform Support Package for Linux, gives developers the ability to evaluate the hardware and software capabilities of the OMAP3525 and OMAP3530 platforms.

The files shown below are necessary for the installation , and will be automatically downloaded

The Build date: 04-07-2010
Getting Started Guide for OMAP35x EVM DVSDK can be acceded from [here]

Embedded Software components

The linux kernel and the bootloader versions are listed below :

OMAP Linux Kernel 2.6.32(Linux kernel version)

The baseline was chosen from a psp branch from Texas Instruments : ansgstrom distribution
You can get the kernel here

u-boot v2010.03

Support a hacked version from Koen Koi tree.You can get more information about the bootloader here.

Xloader 1.44

Support a hacked version from the x-load omap3 tree.

Toolchain 2009-q1-203

The kernel and U-Boot have been compiled with CodeSourcery GNU Toolchain for ARM Processors 2009-q1-203 based on GCC 4.3.3

What's Supported

The SDK package supports the following components:

  • Gstreamer
  • Gst-dmai plugins
  • dvsdk
  • U-Boot supporting MMC boot mode.
  • X-loader supporting MMC boot mode.
  • Pre-built binaries for X-loader, U-Boot, Linux kernel and filesystem.
  • Linux Kernel and device drivers:
  • Audio (McBSP)
  • Ethernet
  • MUSB host supporting MSC, HID

What's Not Supported

  • NAND Device

Known Bugs

Support Information

This SDK doesn't include support services. RidgeRun Developer SDK for Beagleboard xM OMAP35x Board provides handful of debug and profile tools, professional Linux development support and a wider range of OMAP35x drivers. Contact RidgeRun at for information and pricing on Developers SDK for Beagleboard xM OMAP35x Board platforms.