Crux on beagle bone black?

Bernd Eggink monoped at
Sun Dec 1 10:28:54 UTC 2013

On 30.11.2013 14:58, Victor Martinez wrote:
> On 11/30/13 16:02, Bernd Eggink wrote:

>> the BBB is a nice toy, but the pre-installed Angström Linux is
>> horrible (systemd, arghh!). Unfortunately doesn't mention
>> the beagle bone, and the "General setup" and "Configuration tips"
>> pages are empty. Has anybody successfully installed Crux on a BBB?
> we haven't a BBB to give any info about CRUX-ARM running on them. About
> General setup and configuration tips, we are still thinking about how to
> manage the big amount of ARM devices and make some kind of pattern to
> make a generic install procedure document. Help is always welcome to
> make a better wiki.
> BeagleBone seems to be Cortex-A8... taking a fast look to current
> Release Notes 3.0 [1], cubieboard seems to be very similar. Suggested
> CFLAGS for BBB are "-O3 -pipe -mcpu=cortex-a8 -mfpu=neon
> -mfloat-abi=hard" and they are near the ones used for cubieboard. If
> there is no optimized release for this device, another option could be
> to install the generic one (built with CFLAGS="-O2 -pipe
> -mfloat-abi=hard") and begin with an optimization for these devices.
> You can contact us [2] if you need any help to use CRUX-ARM on it.

Great, I'll try my best and report back to the list.



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