EVAL SDK 2011Q2 for Mistral DM37x EVM Board

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*Mistral DM37x EVM related documentation:  
*Mistral DM37x EVM related documentation:  
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** [[Mistral DM37x EVM SDK 2011Q2 Getting Started Guide]]
** [http://www.mistralsolutions.com/pes-products/development-platforms/amdm37x-evm.html Mistral DM37x EVM official web page]
** [http://www.mistralsolutions.com/pes-products/development-platforms/amdm37x-evm.html Mistral DM37x EVM official web page]
** [http://processors.wiki.ti.com/index.php/AM/DM37x_Overview AM/DM37x Overview]
** [http://processors.wiki.ti.com/index.php/AM/DM37x_Overview AM/DM37x Overview]
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*Updated DVSDK version to 4.02.00.06
*Updated DVSDK version to 4.02.00.06
*Updated GStreamer DMAI plugins  
*Updated GStreamer DMAI plugins  
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*Graphics SDK support.
*Audio support added  
*Audio support added  
*Application to handle video capture previewer and resizer  
*Application to handle video capture previewer and resizer  
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*ARM toolchain: gcc 4.3.3.  
*ARM toolchain: gcc 4.3.3.  
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*U-Boot 2010.12-rc2
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*U-Boot 2009.11
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*Linux kernel 2.6.32.17. DM365 support for the following drivers:  
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*Linux kernel 2.6.32. Support for:
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**Sensor MT9T031 for 5MP camera.
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**Video output support: DVI, Component and Composite.  
**Video output support: DVI, Component and Composite.  
**UART.  
**UART.  
**MTD (NAND flash).  
**MTD (NAND flash).  
**V4L2.  
**V4L2.  
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**Watchdog timer.
 
**Real time clock.  
**Real time clock.  
**USB (host and gadget).  
**USB (host and gadget).  
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**I2C.  
**I2C.  
**SPI.  
**SPI.  
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**MMC/SD.  
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**MMC/SD.
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**IPIPE.
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*JFFS2
*JFFS2
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*Auto white balance and auto exposure library.
 
*Integration with TI's digital video toolkit for DaVinci platforms - DVSDK 4.00.02.06.  
*Integration with TI's digital video toolkit for DaVinci platforms - DVSDK 4.00.02.06.  
**Please make sure to download and install the DVSDK before building the RidgeRun SDK.  
**Please make sure to download and install the DVSDK before building the RidgeRun SDK.  
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**Install the DVSDK by running <tt>dvsdk_dm365-evm_4_02_00_06_setuplinux</tt>.  Be sure to use the default installation values.  
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**Install the DVSDK by running <tt>dvsdk_dm3730-evm_4_02_00_06_setuplinux</tt>.  Be sure to use the default installation values.  
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**<tt>dm365-evm_4_02_00_06_setuplinux</tt> can be [http://software-dl.ti.com/dsps/dsps_public_sw/sdo_sb/targetcontent/dvsdk/DVSDK_4_00/4_02_00_06/index_FDS.html  downloaded from TI's site].
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**<tt>dvsdk_dm3730-evm_4_02_00_06_setuplinux</tt> can be [http://software-dl.ti.com/dsps/dsps_public_sw/sdo_sb/targetcontent/dvsdk/DVSDK_4_00/latest/index_FDS.html  downloaded from TI's site].
== Known Limitations and Defects  ==
== Known Limitations and Defects  ==
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This SDK doesn't include support services. Make sure to read the links listed below (Related Links) in order to solve some of the main issues.  
This SDK doesn't include support services. Make sure to read the links listed below (Related Links) in order to solve some of the main issues.  
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RidgeRun Developer SDK for DM365 provides handful of debug and profile tools, professional Linux development support and a wider range of DM365 drivers. Contact RidgeRun at inquiries@ridgerun.com for information and pricing on Developers SDK for DM365 platforms.  
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RidgeRun Professional SDK provides handful of debug and profile tools, professional Linux development support and a wider range of drivers. Contact RidgeRun at inquiries@ridgerun.com for information and pricing on Professional SDK for the platforms you need.
== SDK Download Instructions  ==
== SDK Download Instructions  ==
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If you want to get the LeopardBoard DM365 EVAL SDK 2011Q2 you need to go to our [http://www.ridgerun.com/downloadcenter.shtml download center] page and select the ''LeopardBoard DM365 Evaluation SDK''. You will be asked for your email address and some information. Once you have submitted the required information you will receive an email with the following information:
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If you want to get the Mistral DM37x EVM EVAL SDK 2011Q2 you need to go to our [http://www.ridgerun.com/downloadcenter.shtml download center] page and select the ''Mistral DM37x EVM SDK 2011Q2''. You will be asked for your email address and some information. Once you have submitted the required information you will receive an email with the following information:
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* A link to download the LeopardBoard DM365 SDK 2011Q2 Installer file for GNU/Linux based operative systems.
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* A link to download the SDK 2011Q2 Installer file for GNU/Linux based operative systems.
* A username and password to download the installer.
* A username and password to download the installer.
* A link to the installation instructions.
* A link to the installation instructions.
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In order to compile the SDK you need to install the toolchain. Further instructions available at [[DM365 Leopard SDK 2011Q2 Getting Started Guide]].
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In order to compile the SDK you need to install the toolchain. Further instructions available at [[RidgeRun 2011Q2 SDK User Guide]].
== Related links  ==
== Related links  ==
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*[[DM365 Leopard SDK 2011Q2 Getting Started Guide]]
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* [http://www.mistralsolutions.com/pes-products/development-platforms/amdm37x-evm.html Mistral DM37x EVM official web page]
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*[[LeopardBoard DM365]]
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* [http://processors.wiki.ti.com/index.php/AM/DM37x_Overview AM/DM37x Overview]
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*[[LeopardBoard 365 GStreamer Pipelines - SDK 2011Q2]]  
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* [http://focus.ti.com/docs/prod/folders/print/dm3730.html DM3730 TI's page]
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*[http://groups.google.com/group/leopardboard Leopard Board at Google groups]  
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*[[LoepardBoard 365 Evaluation SDK Example Boot Output]]
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[[Category:DM36x]] [[Category:LeopardBoard]] [[Category:SDKReleases]]
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[[Category:AM/DM37x]] [[Category:SDKReleases]]

Revision as of 22:51, 4 August 2011

Contents

General Information

Release Information

Copyright Notice

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Revision History

Date Revision
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Initial Version

Documentation

What's new?

Differences between the EVAL SDK and Professional SDK

The EVAL SDK 2011Q2 is based on the Professional SDK 2011Q2 but it has been added some limitations. The main differences between both SDK versions are listed below:

Table 2. Differences between EVAL SDK and Professional SDK release 2011Q2
Feature EVAL SDK Professional SDK
GStreamer plugins Yes Yes
DVSDK 4 support Yes Yes
H264 Platinum Encoding Yes Yes
NAND support Yes Yes
JFFS2 support Yes Yes
UBIFS support No Yes
OMAPSINK video sink element No Yes
Can be used to develop commercial products No Yes
Can be used for personal or education proposes Yes Yes
RidgeRun's professional support No Yes

Supported Operating Systems

Linux Distribution Ubuntu 9.04, 9.10, 10.04 and 10.10 in 32 bits and 64 bits.

SDK Details

This is an Evaluation Linux SDK build for Texas Instruments DM365 System on Chip and based on the Professional SDK 2011Q2.

Hardware

This SDK is designed to run on the Mistral DM37x EVM.

Software

This SDK includes:

Known Limitations and Defects

RidgeRun offers the evaluation SDK for hobbyists willing to invest time getting they project to work. RidgeRun also offers the evaluation SDK for professional companies in product development who want to try out the SDK before purchase. RidgeRun will extend the professional SDK as required by our customers. Many of those changes will be ported to the evaluation SDK.

Expect the list below to change regularly as new limitations are reported and defect fixes are checked in.

Support Information

This SDK doesn't include support services. Make sure to read the links listed below (Related Links) in order to solve some of the main issues.

RidgeRun Professional SDK provides handful of debug and profile tools, professional Linux development support and a wider range of drivers. Contact RidgeRun at inquiries@ridgerun.com for information and pricing on Professional SDK for the platforms you need.

SDK Download Instructions

If you want to get the Mistral DM37x EVM EVAL SDK 2011Q2 you need to go to our download center page and select the Mistral DM37x EVM SDK 2011Q2. You will be asked for your email address and some information. Once you have submitted the required information you will receive an email with the following information:

In order to compile the SDK you need to install the toolchain. Further instructions available at RidgeRun 2011Q2 SDK User Guide.

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