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Re: [SLUG] Anyone played with the Beagle yet?
- To: jam <jam@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] Anyone played with the Beagle yet?
- From: peter@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
- Date: Fri, 03 Apr 2009 19:53:58 +1100
- Cc: slug@xxxxxxxxxxx
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>>>>> "jam" == jam <jam@xxxxxxxxx> writes:
jam> On Friday 03 April 2009 14:21:42 slug-request@xxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
>> Does anyone have any experience here with the Beagle?
>> http://beagleboard.org It looks very nice and it looks as if it's
>> supported in Angstrom.
jam> I'm about to try Jaunty. but cannot give feedback yet. If you
jam> are about to purchase, digikey ship at no charge, but do get the
They charged me for shipping.
jam> cables you need: https://specialcomp.com/beagleboard/order.htm
jam> mostly IDC10 to DB9M bulkhead (RS-232) cable. USB Mini-A to USB
jam> A Female OTG Cable (6-in). and this is most useful 5mm Power
jam> Plug to USB A Male Cable
I didn't order these, was planning to find them locally.
Currently the openembedded for beagleboard doesn't build for me (or maybe I'm
on the wrong branch or something). I'm going to start over again on Monday.