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Embedded Linux by John Lombardo

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Installing the Embedded Linux Workshop

Installing the Embedded Linux Workshop is generally quite painless. There are basically two different methods: CVS and FTP. Using the CVS method, you can download the most cutting-edge version of the software. This can be a little dangerous; you may end up breaking your development environment if another developer uploads some broken code. Therefore, most people like the alternative method: Download an FTP archive of a known good version of the code. That’s the method described in the following steps. (If you want to use CVS, see the ELW Web site at http://elw.sourceforge.net.)

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Acquire root privileges for your machine if you don’t already have them. Because the Embedded Linux Workshop mounts and unmounts ...

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