Integrate BeagleBone Board Support

Registered by Amit Pundir on 2012-10-02

Why?
Help TI India in integrating BeagleBone board support in linaro-android

Context?
BeagleBone effort.

What gets produced?
BeagleBone build at android-build.linaro.org

Where will the work get put?
android.git.linaro.org and beaglebone-* build at android-build.linaro.org

Blueprint information

Status:
Not started
Approver:
Zach Pfeffer
Priority:
Undefined
Drafter:
Amit Pundir
Direction:
Approved
Assignee:
Amit Pundir
Definition:
Approved
Series goal:
None
Implementation:
Deferred
Milestone target:
milestone icon backlog

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Sprints

Whiteboard

Notes:
[2012/10/02 pundiramit] Put notes here.
[2012/10/15 pundiramit] BeagleBone Linaro image boots up fine with s/w OpenGL|ES. Facing SGX crashes on boot.
[2012/10/15 pundiramit] BeagleBone team will try default toolchain to try and isolate the problem.
[2012/10/22 pundiramit] SGX crash on boot is fixed.
[2012/10/22 pfefferz] Bumping to 12.11, good progress, just more to do.
[2012/11/26 pundiramit] manifest pushed to linaro_android_4.1.2. SGX yet to be integrated in linaro-android build flow.
[2012/11/27 vishalbhoj] moving to backlog . Future work would be taken care by the beaglebone owner.
[2012/12/10 pfefferz] Putting this back in 12.12 until we figure out what's going on with it.
[2012/12/17 pfefferz] Putting this in the backlog. Alexander will move this out of the backlog after chatting with TI guys.

Meta:
Headline: BeagleBone Android support is now available in Linaro
Acceptance: Linaro's Android build boots on BeagleBone to a UI with hardware graphics acceleration.

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Work Items

Work items:
Booting BeagleBone Linaro image with s/w opengles: DONE
Fixing SGX crashes on boot: DONE
[pundiramit] Push patches in Gerrit: DONE
[pundiramit] Spin a build for BeagleBone at android-build.linaro.org: DONE
[pundiramit] Create mirror of rowboat kernel on android.git.linaro.org: INPROGRESS
Integrate SGX build under linaro-android build flow: INPROGRESS

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