Download your favorite Linux distribution at LQ ISO.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!


  Search this Thread
Old 07-01-2010, 07:26 AM   #1
LQ Newbie
Registered: Jan 2010
Posts: 8

Rep: Reputation: 0
hobby target board - please recommend

Hi Linux enthusiasts,

I am looking to practice embedded software development on a hobby board at home. I want to practice writing device drivers and perform board bring-up using U-boot. About device drivers: Ethernet, NAND Flash, USB, I2C, serial I think having a ARM or MIPS processor is the good choice.

Any recommendations for such a hobby target board?

Old 07-01-2010, 08:27 AM   #2
LQ Newbie
Registered: Jun 2010
Posts: 13

Rep: Reputation: 1
I use an Atmel NGW100, its a great general purpose embedded system with a lot of documentation available.

Hope this helps
Old 07-01-2010, 08:37 AM   #3
LQ Guru
Registered: May 2005
Location: boston, usa
Distribution: fc-15/ fc-20-live-usb/ aix
Posts: 5,150

Rep: Reputation: 887Reputation: 887Reputation: 887Reputation: 887Reputation: 887Reputation: 887Reputation: 887
i used the basic stamp 2 in college.
Old 07-07-2010, 12:17 PM   #4
LQ Newbie
Registered: Mar 2010
Distribution: Fedora12 & Angstrom
Posts: 22

Rep: Reputation: 0
Beagle board
Gumstix Overo


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
gmon.out not created while using gprof on target board VGM Linux - General 0 04-14-2009 02:55 AM
how to load a program in target board priya001 Linux - Kernel 0 08-28-2006 01:02 AM
Unable to/from telnet to.from my Target board Indhu Durai Linux - Kernel 2 05-15-2006 01:47 AM
Linux KeyPad Driver on Target board MKSrivastava Linux - Laptop and Netbook 0 01-22-2006 11:18 PM
NFS installation on Redboot Target Board MKSrivastava Debian 0 01-09-2006 12:01 AM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:28 AM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration