I'm not familiar with Angstrom. I only know the major linux distros (Ubuntu, Debian, SuSe, RedHat etc...) I DID get the Ubuntu image to work. However I think I need to install the drivers for ethernet and wireless (not sure how to do that at this time). I am in the process of setting up bitbake. It looks like I missed a step for setting bitbake up properly. what exactly does the angstrom image do? I take it angstrom is another linux distro What is a light weight Linux? I was thinking of a Linux From scratch but know that it'll take a long time. Additionally is there a flavor of RT linux for ARM that will compile on the OMAP? I am working up to making an image but it is quite frustrating to go through all the packages needed to make the toolchain work. Keep in mind I bought the Overo for hardware development thinking the Linux side of things would be fairly simple (like my other Linux boxes). I guess I just don't understand what bitbake does or how it works at this time. I am making good progress in my opinion as I have only about 12 hours of time into the Overo so far. Perhaps a custom bitbake based on angstrom is all I need. Again thank you. I can see my learning curve is steep at the moment. hopefully a few more days and I'll have what I need running and can return my focus to hardware. I guess the real issue is gaining some level of productivity from where I am at. I am not sure how to set up my desktop for cross compiling so I will try to compile on the platform. All I really need to know is how to setup a basic linux OS on an SD card and then a way to compile custom code for it.
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