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Basic Developer Preparation
These are the steps to compile from CVS and prepare 353/363 software to flash to the camera.
Before you begin, make sure you have the following packages on your system:
- make 3.8
Downloading and installing the source
Navigate to the directory where you will download your source in this example the directory is
Publish your ssh key to the server with the following commands
substituting developer name with your own sourceforge username.
As per instructions at https://sourceforge.net/cvs/?group_id=105686
$ export CVS_RSH=ssh
$ cvs -z3 -d:ext:firstname.lastname@example.org:/cvsroot/elphel co -P elphel353-7.1
After you download the elphel source change one directory down from your working directory to the folder elphel-7.1
$ cd ~/workspace/elphel-7.1
Run the install script, this builds a target source folder.
After that has finished, change to your target directory
$ cd ../353
Run the install_elphel script this will download sources and build them to the elphel353 directory
Init the enviroment variables (this is required for a successful php extension build).
$ cd elphel353 $ . ./init_env
After that has finished run make to create the first camera images
A directory with the same structure as will be on the camera will be mirrored to:
After that, follow the flashing instructions