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Contents: Part1 : Environment setup and initial build  <-- You are here Part2 : Build u-boot using Yocto Part3 : Build Kernel using Yocto Part4 : Package Development using Yocto Part5 : Application Development using ADT   In this blog series we will walk you through the process of getting BSP source archives, cross-compiling , generating binaries for targets , developing system packages and creating sdcard for targets  using yocto tool.     A bit on yocto: The Yo ...
Contents: Part1: Environment Setup Part2: Monitering Temperature with Xtrinsic Sensor Part3: Capture sensor data to database  Part4: Remote datalogger   <-- You are here   Okay most of the core activity related to this blog series has been done .   Lets try some php + mysql stuff to display our data collected earlier.   In blog 1 we have setup the apache,mysql,php. so we got a server, database and webpage development tool ready .   We will create f ...
Contents: Part1: Environment Setup Part2: Monitering Temperature with Xtrinsic Sensor Part3: Capture sensor data to database  <-- You are here Part4: Remote datalogger     In this part of the series we will setup a database structure to store our recorded temperature to mysql database. We have seen how to install mysql along with other packages in previous blog.   From here on we will be operating in Root Mode. we need to trim off certain default stuff from mysql. ...
Contents: Part1: Environment Setup Part2: Monitering Temperature with Xtrinsic Sensor   <-- You are here Part3: Capture sensor data to database .. Part4: Remote datalogger   Once done with webserver i was looking out to measure temperature. I found one xtrinsic sensor from a previous setup. The  Xtrinsic sensor  is available in community and has good support freescale MCUs. Its an overkill   to use xtrinsic for just temperature, but i thought to give it ...
Contents: Part1: Environment Setup  <-- You are here Part2: Monitering Temperature with Xtrinsic Sensor Part3: Capture sensor data to database .. Part4: Remote datalogger   Before we start we need to update the OS on Riotboard to get all up-to-date libraries. The official Riotboard BSP has an Ubuntu 11.10 and needs to be updated.   Run the below command to check Ubuntu distro details: # cat /etc/lsb-release   DISTRIB_ID=Linaro DISTRIB_RELEASE=11.10 DISTRIB ...
The RIoTboard is an Embedded Linux Development Platform designed for Internet of Things (IoT) and display based HMI applications.The board is a open source SBC powered by Freescale i.MX6 Solo Processor based on 1GHz ARM Cortex-A9.   Below is a compiled list of all available resources to help users move faster on RIoTboard.   Supported OS Images (Precompiled BSP images and Source Code for Riotboard)   OS Name Link Android Jellybean 4.3 BSP Download here Android JB MFG Tools ...
In my previous blog we have seen how to setup SDCARD with updated kernel using linux machine. This is for all windows users who need to have updated kernel .   the kernel source is available here : https://github.com/embest-tech/linux-imx/tree/embest_imx_3.10.17_1.0.0_ga Flashing OS binary in windows has been very simple, thanks to win32diskimager  which makes flashing look a piece of cake.   You need to download the fsl-image-fb-riotboard.sdcard image from below link. https:/ ...
Announcing the availability of an updated 3.10.17 kernel for RIoTboard.It has been available for quite some time in github repository. https://github.com/embest-tech/linux-imx/tree/embest_imx_3.10.17_1.0.0_ga   The release has been in sync with official i.MX releases.   All the commits can be found in the repository providing support for LCD and other accessories.   We made our major release on this heavily tested and optimised kernel which carries number of advancements over ...
Recently i was going through freescale document AN4173 on building uboot using eclipse. The document was released with an old version of eclipse and on windows, and being a linux user I thought to give it a try on a newer version of eclipse (kepler) on ubuntu.   We will download and install eclipse on Ubuntu. Configure and build uboot sources using eclipse   Download Cross Compiler git clone git://github.com/embest-tech/fsl-linaro-toolchain.git Download U ...
I’ve had the opportunity to use the RIoTboard for a while now and use some of the graphics capabilities available on the board. The board comes bundled with lots of peripherals and has good Android support as expected from an IoT board. I made sure to have the RIoTboard manual and i.MX6 reference manual with me before playing with some graphics apps.   In this post I will be using the Linaro Ubuntu distro provided by RIoT community. We will focus on how to create and run some simple ...