Debugging Linux Kernel using QEMU

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In this article we will learn to setting up and Debugging Embedded Linux Kernel using Qemu. Requirements: 1. zImage 2. Rootfs 3. dtb file Above images and rootfs can be compiled and built from these Tutorial In 1st terminal execute … Continue reading

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StackOverflow Queries

This post contains a list of Qemu related issues. In my previous tutorial i have written about virtual embedded linux setup using qemu. Below links might help you to get rid of any qemu related problems. Redirect Qemu console to … Continue reading

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Embedded Linux Device Driver Module:1

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In my previous tutorial i have shown how to run Simple Hello World application on target Qemu using  Virtual Embedded Linux System  setup. In this tutorial we will try to understand how to write Simple Linux Device Driver Module, cross-compiling … Continue reading

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Simple Hello World !!

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In my previous tutorial i have shown how to setup Virtual Embedded Linux System using Qemu. In this tutorial we will try to explore how to write a simple Embedded Application, cross-compiling and finally running on target. When an application … Continue reading

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ARM Versatile Express Emulation On Qemu From Scratch : Part 2

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In My previous Tutorial ARM Versatile Express Emulation On Qemu From Scratch :Part 1 i have explained how to setup Embedded Linux Setup using Qemu, Cross-compiling Linux source code for ARM target , Cross_compiling Compiling Busybox-based Rootfile system. In this … Continue reading

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U-boot: ARM Versatile Express Emulation On Qemu With NFS as Rootfs

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U-Boot: Booting a Linux System Is a Three-Act Play: Boot loader mainly sets up the groundwork for the board to be able to load the kernel. Just like an opening, the boot loader paves the way for the kernel, going … Continue reading

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Trivial File Transfer Protocol (TFTP) Installation.

Install and Test TFTP Server in Host Ubuntu machine:  TFTP, a lightweight file transfer protocol, uses other software to get running: xinetd. The xinetd program performs a neat job: it waits for network connections on ports (as specified in the/etc/services file) and, when … Continue reading

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NFS: Network File System protocol

NFS: Developing a rootfs for an embedded Linux Systems can present some troublesome, since the filesystem ext3 or some kind of image need to be created everytime when you add some files to rootfs and it’s not always an easy/quick … Continue reading

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Compiling Old Linux kernel and Emulating on QEMU.

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  1.Git Repository:     https://github.com/mahadevvinay/Linux_0.01 2.Environment:      i) Ubuntu :12.04      ii) gcc version 4.6.3      iii) Qemu 3. Download the Linux source code:      git clone https://github.com/mahadevvinay/Linux_0.01.git Get the Linux Source code from above … Continue reading

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Uncompressing Linux……. done, booting the kernel

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Bootloader to user process: At very high level: Bootloader : For ARM architecture its well documented check it for more information . In my previous tutorial i have mentioned in the command line arguments  -dtb ./arch/arm/boot/dts/vexpress-v2p-ca9.dtb in qemu , So … Continue reading

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