Changes between Version 31 and Version 32 of newport


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Timestamp:
01/03/2018 11:42:48 AM (7 months ago)
Author:
Ryan Erbstoesser
Comment:

add comments for clarity about newport bsp and ubuntu

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    135135[=#build]
    136136== Building BSP from source ==
     137
     138Pre-built images are available above.
     139
     140Below are instructions for building all of the bootloader components and Linux kernel. This does not include Ubuntu or any other operating systems.
     141
    137142The Gateworks Newport Board Support Package uses the Google {{{repo}}} tool to manage multiple code repositories.
    138143
    139144The following pre-requisites are needed to build the Newport BSP:
    140  * Linux Development host (Ubuntu 16.04 is used by Gateworks and tested)
     145 * Linux Development host (desktop or laptop computer) (Ubuntu 16.04 is used by Gateworks and tested)
    141146 * Python 2.x (required by the 'repo' tool)
    142147 * Git (used for source code repositories)
     
    175180[=#kernel]
    176181=== Building or modifying the Linux Kernel ===
    177 The Gateworks Newport BSP creates an environment for building the Linux kernel. Here are some additional instructions for common actions:
     182The Gateworks Newport BSP instructions above (pre-requisite) create an environment for building the Linux kernel. Here are some additional instructions for common actions:
     183 * Pre-Requisite: Perform instructions above for Newport BSP from source.
    178184 * Modify Kernel configuration (enabling modules etc):
    179185{{{#!bash
     
    194200  - You can install this kernel on a running system via {{{cd /; tar xvf linux-newport.tar.xz}}}
    195201
     202=== Building Ubuntu Operating System - rootfs ===
     203This is not part of the Gateworks BSP described above.
     204
     205Information for building Ubuntu rootfs can be found here: [wiki:newport/ubuntu]
    196206
    197207[=#firmware-version]