Development Environment Setup Archive

How to Compile and Install device-tree-compiler On Ubuntu

If you want to install device-tree-compiler i.e. dtc command on ubuntu, use following command, $ sudo apt-get install device-tree-compiler This command will install two command “dtc” and “dtdiff” of which dtc is a device tree compiler whereas dtdiff helps to take diff between two...Read More

How to resolve error : dtc: command not found

When trying to compile uboot on ubuntu, we seen the following error, OBJCOPY u-boot.srec OBJCOPY u-boot-nodtb.bin ./scripts/dtc-version.sh: line 17: dtc: command not found ./scripts/dtc-version.sh: line 18: dtc: command not found *** Your dtc is too old, please upgrade to dtc 1.4 or newer Makefile:1450:...Read More

Setting up ubuntu development machine for Yocto

The Yocto Project is an open-source collaboration project whose focus is developers of embedded Linux systems. Among other things, the Yocto Project uses a build host based on the OpenEmbedded (OE) project, which uses the BitBake tool, to construct complete Linux images. The BitBake...Read More

Finding list of installed files from a package in Linux

Recently we installed one package, but couldn’t understood which all files it installed on Ubuntu. You can use the command as, dpkg-query -L PACKAGE_NAME So, lets say, you want to identify which are files “openssh-server” package installed, then run the command as below, dpkg-query...Read More

Create a Dual Partition SD Card with Linux / Ubuntu

Start ‘fdisk’. For me, the SD card reader/writer has the SD card show up on /dev/sdc. I recommend you insert a properly formatted card and execute ‘mount’ or ‘df’ to figure out what device your SD card shows up under. You’ll need to ‘umount’...Read More