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DM365 Getting Started Guide
- 1 Purpose
- 2 DVEVM Overview
- 3 Hardware Setup
- 4 Software Setup
- 5 Running Demos
- 6 Additional Procedures
- 6.1 DM365 Specific Procedures
- 6.2 Setting Up a TFTP Server
- 6.3 Example TeraTerm Scripts
- 6.4 Digital Video Test Bench
- 6.5 Linux Performance Test Bench
- 6.6 DVSDK Makefile Usage
- 6.7 Integrate New Codec
- 7 Additional Information
The purpose of this Getting Started Guide (GSG) is to walk you through setting up a development system for the DM365. You should proceed through this guide in the order given for best results. By the end of this Getting Started Guide you will have the DM365 DVEVM hardware setup, a Linux host development environment configured, and a Linux target booting to run some provided demonstration software. You should also bookmark the DM365 category since new articles will continue to appear
For an overview of the DVEVM please see the GSG: DVEVM Overview page.
For information on setting up the DM365 DVEVM hardware please see the GSG: DM365 DVEVM Hardware Setup page.
The Software Setup page covers how to install the Linux tools, (DV)SDK software, and Linux Product Support Package for the DM365 DVEVM.
For Community Linux based DVSDKs (i.e. DVSDK 3.10) see GSG: DM3XX DVEVM Software Setup.
The latest DVSDK release can be downloaded from here.
Note: For Monta Vista Linux 5 based DVSDKs (i.e. DVSDK 2.10) see GSG: DM365 DVEVM Software Setup for a Red Hat Enterprise v4 based install, or for an alternative set of installation steps for a Ubuntu 9.04 (or similar) distribution please see GSG: DVSDK 2.0 Software Setup in Ubuntu.
The GSG: DM365 DVEVM Running the Demos page describes how to set up, execute, and shut down the demos.
This section covers additional useful procedures that are not necessarily part of the getting started process.
DM365 Specific Procedures
See GSG: DM365 DVEVM Additional Procedures for additional information about configuring and setting up the DM365 DVEVM.
Changing Video Modes
For information on how to change the video modes (NTSC and PAL) on the EVM and DVSDK, see the Changing Video Modes page.
Alternate Boot Methods
For information on booting the DM365 board please see the DM365 Alternate Boot Methods page.
Adding Additional Demos to the Menu
For information on adding additional demos to the menu, please see the Putting Demo Applications in the Menu page.
Updating/Restoring Kernel Image
For information on updating or restoring the kernel image on the DM365 board please see the Restoring the NAND Flash page.
Creating JFFS2 DVSDK 3.10 demo filesystem
For information on creating JFFS2 demo filesystem from DVSDK release please see DM3xx filesystem restore procedure in DVSDK 3.10 page.
Setting Up a TFTP Server
For information on setting up a TFTP server please see the Setting up a TFTP Server page.
Example TeraTerm Scripts
For example TeraTerm scripts that can be used with the platform board please see the TeraTerm Scripts page.
Digital Video Test Bench
For more information on the Digital Video Test Bench (DVTB) and how to install it, see the Digital Video Test Bench page.
Linux Performance Test Bench
For more information on the Linux Performance Test Bench (LPTB) and how to install it, see the Linux Performance Test Bench page.
DVSDK Makefile Usage
For more information on the main DVSDK Makefile usage, see the DVSDK Makefile Usage page.
Integrate New Codec
For more information on how to add a new codec, see the Integrate a New Codec for DM3xx page.
- Additional hardware information can be found at the Spectrum Digital DM365 EVM support webpage: http://support.spectrumdigital.com/boards/evmdm365
- References about some SDK components (Codec Engine, Framework Components): http://focus.ti.com/docs/toolsw/folders/print/tmdmfp.html
- Additional information about the DMAI layer is available here: DMAI
- Additional information about the Demo applications is available here: DM365_Demo_Application
- Additional information on DM365 codecs can be found here: DM365_Codecs_FAQ