Hi gang, I finally have all the bits together to power up
my Beagleboard (purchased a few weeks ago from
The board is Rev. C5, but even if I were to treat it as C4,
things get really confusing in a hurry. Many of the
procedures for setting up an SD image are for Rev. C3
There are references to images/files on the angstrom-distribution.org website, but no explanation
of what these files are, or which files comprise the
disk image, or in what order. The files I find there
don't relate to any listed procedures for building an
SD card image.
I could use some guidance here... simpler is better as
I'm a rank newb with the Beagleboard.
I am not a guru on beagleboard but I can't see how a C5 image would
differ much from a C image. The worst case senario I can see happening
is the board simple will not boot. In that case try again.
An indication that your image is not working is the sd card lights are
not flashing after about 30 seconds. If the sd card lights are
flashing usually its a good indication that the board is booting the