Creating a boot image using linaro-media-create

See our Boards page for information on devices linaro-media-create supports.

Download and install required packages

  • Install images to an SD/MMC card
    • Plug in your SD/MMC card and using dmesg make sure you know how the card was enumerated
    • For example, if the card was enumerated as /dev/sdb use this command to creating a booting system:
      • sudo ./linaro-media-create --mmc /dev/sdb --swap_file 200 --dev beagle --binary ./linaro-m-headless-tar-20101108-2.tar.gz --hwpack ./hwpack_linaro-omap3_20101109-1_armel_supported.tar.gz

Force Install

If Linaro Image Tools is not available for your installed version of Ubuntu, you can force install the tools like this

wget -q \
    http://repo.linaro.org/ubuntu/linaro-tools/pool/main/l/linaro-image-tools/linaro-image-tools_2015.11-1.linarojessie.1_amd64.deb \
    http://repo.linaro.org/ubuntu/linaro-tools/pool/main/l/linaro-image-tools/python-linaro-image-tools_2015.11-1.linarojessie.1_all.deb
sudo dpkg -i --force-all *.deb


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