Release Notes for latest evaluation SDK for AM35x EVM

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=== Release Information ===
=== Release Information ===
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* ''Product Name:'' Evaluation SDK for  SITARA AM35x EVM.
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* ''Product Name:'' '''Evaluation SDK for  SITARA AM35x EVM'''.
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* ''Version:'' NOT AVAILABLE.
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* ''Version:'' '''NOT AVAILABLE'''.
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* ''Date:'' NOT AVAILABLE.
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* ''Date:'' '''NOT AVAILABLE'''.
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* ''Download link:'' NOT AVAILABLE .
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* ''Download link:'' '''NOT AVAILABLE''' .
=== Copyright Notice ©===
=== Copyright Notice ©===
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This document and the software described in it are furnished under license with RidgeRun, and as such, may be used or copied only in accordance with the terms of the license. The contents of this document are furnished for informational purposes only and are subject to change without notice. RidgeRun, assumes no responsibility or liability for any errors or inaccuracies that may exist in this document. No part of this document may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form, without the prior written consent of RidgeRun.
This document and the software described in it are furnished under license with RidgeRun, and as such, may be used or copied only in accordance with the terms of the license. The contents of this document are furnished for informational purposes only and are subject to change without notice. RidgeRun, assumes no responsibility or liability for any errors or inaccuracies that may exist in this document. No part of this document may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form, without the prior written consent of RidgeRun.
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Please read the full license agreement for the RidgeRun Evaluation SDKs [http://www.ridgerun.com/documents/EVMlicense.html here].
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Please read the full license agreement for the RidgeRun [http://www.ridgerun.com/documents/EVMlicense.html Evaluation SDKs ].
=== Trademarks ===
=== Trademarks ===
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ARM is a registered trademark of ARM Limited. Linux is a registered trademark of Linus Torvalds in the United States and other countries and is used by RidgeRun under license. Texas Instruments and TI are registered trademarks of Texas Instruments Incorporated. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ARM_architecture ARM] is a registered trademark of [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ARM_architecture ARM] Limited. [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Linux Linux] is a registered trademark of [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Linus_Torvalds Linus Torvalds] in the United States and other countries and is used by [http://www.ridgerun.com/ RidgeRun] under license. [http://www.ti.com/Texas Instruments and TI] are registered trademarks of Texas Instruments Incorporated. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
=== Revision History ===
=== Revision History ===
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* SITARA AM35X EVM Board related documentation:
* SITARA AM35X EVM Board related documentation:
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** [http://wiki.davincidsp.com/index.php/Category:AM35x Ti AM35X-WIKI]
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** [http://wiki.davincidsp.com/index.php/Main_Page Texas Instruments Embedded Processors Wiki]
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** [http://wiki.davincidsp.com/index.php/AM35x-OMAP35x-PSP_03.00.00.03_Release_Notes AM35X RELEASE NOTES]
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** [http://processors.wiki.ti.com/index.php/AM35x-OMAP35x-PSP_03.00.00.05_Release_Notes Release Notes-PSP 03.00.00.05]
** [http://www.logicpd.com/products/development-kits/zoom-am3517-evm-development-kit#tabs-som-2 ZOOM AM3517 EVM DEVELOPMENT KIT CONTENTS]
** [http://www.logicpd.com/products/development-kits/zoom-am3517-evm-development-kit#tabs-som-2 ZOOM AM3517 EVM DEVELOPMENT KIT CONTENTS]
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**[http://software-dl.ti.com/dsps/dsps_public_sw/sdo_sb/targetcontent/psp/AM35x-OMAP35x-PSP-SDK/03_00/index_FDS.html AM35x/OMAP35x PSP Software Development Kit]
==What's New?==
==What's New?==
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*There is no previous SDK for the AM35X EVM SDK.
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*SUPPORT The PSP 03.00.00.05
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**kernel 2.6.32
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**u-boot v2009.01
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**x-loader v1.44
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*SUPPORT The Graphics SDK 03.01.00.06 [http://processors.wiki.ti.com/index.php/RN_3_01_00_06 Release Notes] '''(PROFESIONAL VERSION)'''
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*SUPPORT Embbeded-qt.4.6 '''(PROFESIONAL VERSION)'''
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*SUPPORT clutter '''(still Testing )'''
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**MX clutter development toolkit
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*SUPPORT gstreamer
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*SUPPORT [http://sourceforge.net/projects/showoff/develop ShowOff] and [https://sourceforge.net/projects/gstd/develop Gstd] with touchScreen support '''(PROFESIONAL VERSION)'''
==Supported Operating Systems==
==Supported Operating Systems==
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**Ubuntu 9.04 in 32 bits.
**Ubuntu 9.04 in 32 bits.
**Ubuntu 9.10 in 32 bits.
**Ubuntu 9.10 in 32 bits.
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===Software Requirements===
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*[http://wiki.davincidsp.com/index.php/Setting_up_Minicom_in_Ubuntu Setting up Minicom in Ubuntu]
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*[https://help.ubuntu.com/community/SettingUpNFSHowTo How to Set Up and NFS Client].
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*[[Setting Up A Tftp Service]]
==SDK Details==
==SDK Details==
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*The first release is rigt now on a testing step
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*Its coming soon
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===Integration with the PSP 03.00.00.05===
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This evaluation SDK Release is based on the  PSP 03.00.00.05 of OMAP PSP Software Development Kit (SDK).
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The evaluation SDK  provided by RidgeRun serves to provide a fundamental software platform for development, deployment and execution of Linux based applications on Texas Instruments SITARA AM3517EVM
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The linux kernel and the bootloader versions are listed below :
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====OMAP Linux Kernel 2.6.32(Linux kernel version)====
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The baseline was chosen from "pm" branch [http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/tmlind/linux-omap-2.6.git;a=shortlog;h=refs/heads/pm Here]
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====u-boot v2009.11====
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the git version from this u-boot can be obtained from [http://git.denx.de/?p=u-boot.git;a=summary here ]
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====Toolchain 2009-q1-203====
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The kernel and U-Boot have been compiled with CodeSourcery GNU Toolchain for [http://www.codesourcery.com/sgpp/lite/arm/portal/release858 ARM Processors 2009-q1-203 ] based on GCC 4.3.3
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===Required Hardware===
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*Logic PD Zoom AM3517 Experimenter Kit
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**[http://logicpd.com/products/development-kits/zoom-am3517-evm-development-kit ZOOM AM3517 EVM DEVELOPMENT KIT].
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**'''Model Number:''' TMDXEVM3517.
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*NULL MODEM Cable (Not included with Zoom Experimenter Kit).
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*Ethernet Crossover Cable (Not included with Zoom Experimenter Kit).
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*USB A to B cable (Not included with Zoom Experimenter Kit).
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===Recommended Hardware===
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*Logic PD 4.3” WQVGA Display Kit
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**[http://www.logicpd.com/products/display-kits/43-wqvga-display-kit WQVGA DISPLAY KIT]
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**'''Model Number:''' LCD-4.3-WQVGA-10R
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*Powered USB Hub
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**Required for USB Keyboard and/or Mouse (Experimenter Kit does not provide sufficient current).
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*USB Keyboard
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**Must be connected through a Powered USB Hub.
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*USB Mouse
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**Must be connected through a Powered USB Hub.
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===What's Supported===
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The SDK package supports the following components:
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*U-Boot supporting NAND, MMC boot modes
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*X-loader supporting NAND, MMC boot modes
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*Linux Kernel and device drivers:
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**Audio (McBSP)
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**Video Display (V4L2 and Fbdev)
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**Video Capture (BT656 mode)
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**Video Resizer (Only on OMAP35x, AM/DM37x)
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**Ethernet
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**MUSB host supporting MSC, HID and USB Audio/Video
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**MUSB gadget supporting File-storage and CDC/RNDIS
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**MUSB OTG supporting HNP/SRP
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**EHCI host supporting MSC, HID(via a HS hub) and USB Audio/Video
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**NAND
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**MMC/SD/SDIO
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**UART
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**I2C
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**TouchScreen (tested with QT)
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**SPI
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**RTC
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**Keypad
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**CAN - SocketCAN implementation (on AM3517)
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**Power Management ICs (TPS65023 on AM3517, TPS65950 on OMAP35x)
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*Pre-built binaries for X-loader, U-Boot, Linux kernel and filesystem.
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* The latest Graphics SDK can be downloaded from the below link. The download requires a one-time registration. [http://software-dl.ti.com/dsps/dsps_public_sw/sdo_sb/targetcontent/gfxsdk/latest/index_FDS.html OMAP_Graphics_SDK 3_01_XX_XX]
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===What's Not Supported===
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Following are not supported:
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*U-boot (Unified binary supporting Nand/OneNand on OMAP35x platform)
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*NOR support (on AM3517EVM)
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==Known Bugs==
==Known Bugs==
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The SDK Linux Kernel and Uboot used , are based on the PSP_03.00.00.05
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the Known Bugs are documented on their wiki page [http://processors.wiki.ti.com/index.php/AM35x-OMAP35x-PSP_03.00.00.05_Release_Notes here].
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==Support Information==
==Support Information==
This SDK doesn't include support services.
This SDK doesn't include support services.
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*RidgeRun Developer SDK for am35x provides handful of debug and profile tools, professional Linux development support and a wider range of am35x drivers.  
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*RidgeRun Developer SDK for SITARA AM35X EVM provides handful of debug and profile tools, professional Linux development support and a wider range of am35x drivers.  
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*Contact RidgeRun at [inquiries@ridgerun.com inquiries@ridgerun.com]] for information and pricing on Developers SDK for SITARA AM35X EVM  platforms.
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*Contact RidgeRun at '''inquiries@ridgerun.com''' for information and pricing on Developers SDK for SITARA AM35X EVM  platforms.
A mailing list for questions and inquiries on the Evaluation RidgeRun SDK is available at [http://list.ridgerun.com/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/ridgerun-sdk. mailing list]
A mailing list for questions and inquiries on the Evaluation RidgeRun SDK is available at [http://list.ridgerun.com/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/ridgerun-sdk. mailing list]
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General Information

Release Information

Copyright Notice ©

This document and the software described in it are furnished under license with RidgeRun, and as such, may be used or copied only in accordance with the terms of the license. The contents of this document are furnished for informational purposes only and are subject to change without notice. RidgeRun, assumes no responsibility or liability for any errors or inaccuracies that may exist in this document. No part of this document may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form, without the prior written consent of RidgeRun.

Please read the full license agreement for the RidgeRun Evaluation SDKs .

Trademarks

ARM is a registered trademark of ARM Limited. Linux is a registered trademark of Linus Torvalds in the United States and other countries and is used by RidgeRun under license. Instruments and TI are registered trademarks of Texas Instruments Incorporated. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

Revision History

Date Comments
NOT AVAILABLE Initial Version

Documentation

What's New?

Supported Operating Systems

Software Requirements

SDK Details

Integration with the PSP 03.00.00.05

This evaluation SDK Release is based on the PSP 03.00.00.05 of OMAP PSP Software Development Kit (SDK). The evaluation SDK provided by RidgeRun serves to provide a fundamental software platform for development, deployment and execution of Linux based applications on Texas Instruments SITARA AM3517EVM The linux kernel and the bootloader versions are listed below :

OMAP Linux Kernel 2.6.32(Linux kernel version)

The baseline was chosen from "pm" branch Here

u-boot v2009.11

the git version from this u-boot can be obtained from here

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

Required Hardware

Recommended Hardware

What's Supported

The SDK package supports the following components:

What's Not Supported

Following are not supported:

Known Bugs

The SDK Linux Kernel and Uboot used , are based on the PSP_03.00.00.05 the Known Bugs are documented on their wiki page here.

Support Information

This SDK doesn't include support services.

A mailing list for questions and inquiries on the Evaluation RidgeRun SDK is available at mailing list

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