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Getting Started with Cubieboard by Olliver M. Schinagl

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Other required tools and packages

Having obtained a complete toolchain, a few other packages are still required. Git is a tool used for source-code management; the package is named git on almost all distributions.

Additionally, u-boot-tools is required. The package is also named u-boot-tools or uboot-mkimage on some distributions.

On some distributions, when installing the toolchain, as described earlier, the pkg-config package sometimes doesn't get installed and needs to be installed on the distributions that lack it. The package is nearly always called pkg-config. To compile some of the tools, the libusb header files are required. The package name can vary between distributions. On Fedora, it is called libusb-devel. On Debian and Ubuntu, it ...

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