Other Parts Discussed in Post: TMDSSK3358, TMDXEVM3358, WL1271
|Sitara Linux SDK v6.0, Linux kernel v3.2
With the release of v6.0, TI further accelerates Linux development with support for the Linaro GCC-based toolchain. The Linaro toolchain is comprised of robust, commercial-grade tools which are optimized for Cortex-A processors. The tool chain is fully supported by TI and the entire Linaro community including Linaro staff engineers, member company developers and others in the open source community. Linaro tools, software and testing procedures are available in this latest release of the TI Sitara ARM Linux SDK.
|Android Development Kit with JellyBean 4.2.2
The Development Kit provides pre-built images for the BeagleBone Black (BEAGLEBK), BeagleBone (BEAGLEBN), AM335x Starter Kit (TMDSSK3358), AM335x EVM (TMDXEVM3358) and includes Android default apps, multimedia files, RowboPerf performance and benchmarking utilities to help with evaluation and prototyping. It also includes Android source code with pre-integrated SGX PowerVR 3D graphics accelerator drivers, TI hardware abstraction for Audio, WLAN & Bluetooth for TI WL1271 & WL18xx chipset, USB 3G module and more. Additionally, this package also includes debug and development tools like prebuilt ARM GCC tool chain, TI CCSv5, ADT plugins, etc. to enable Android development to easily build custom Android solutions for non-phone market segments.
Alejandro Erives, Sitara ARM Processors Brand Manager, once gave some jelly beans to a penguin. The results were colorful!