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Using Yocto Project with BeagleBone Black by H M Irfan Sadiq

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Let's build for BeagleBone

By examining the contents of the poky directory, you will notice your terminal executables, as in most of the cases while working with new technologies/packages on *nix systems. Here, we have oe-init-build-env. This is the one responsible for creating our build environment. We will source this script and pass to it our build directory as an argument, as follows:

$  source oe-init-build-env build_bbb

The build_bbb argument can be anything you want. I wanted to keep it simply bbb. However, I cannot do this as my Git Aware Prompt keeps complaining about new content. If you inspect .gitignore, you will see that it has build* in it. So, the directory prefixed with build will be ignored. This command will land you in the newly ...

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