Annotation of wikisrc/ports/evbarm.mdwn, revision 1.106

1.1       mspo        1: [[!template id=port
                      2: port="evbarm"
1.6       mspo        3: port_alt="arm"
1.94      nia         4: port_var1="earmv6hf"
                      5: port_var2="earmv7hf"
                      6: port_var3="earmv7hfeb"
                      7: port_var4="aarch64"
1.49      leot        8: port_var_install_notes="evbarm-earm"
1.91      nia         9: pkg_rel="9.0"
1.102     martin     10: cur_rel="9.2"
1.85      martin     11: future_rel="10.0"
1.102     martin     12: changes_cur="9.0"
1.85      martin     13: changes_future="10.0"
1.93      nia        14: thumbnail="//wiki.netbsd.org/ports/evbarm/images/beaglebone.jpg"
1.1       mspo       15: about="""
1.89      nia        16: NetBSD/evbarm is the port of NetBSD to various systems based on chips
                     17: implementing the ARM architecture. The "evb" component is a reference
1.95      nia        18: to evaluation boards, the original target of the port. However, the
                     19: single GENERIC/GENERIC64 kernel now supports a range of machines including
                     20: development boards, virtual machines, "ServerReady" (SBBR/SBSA) hardware,
1.106   ! wiki       21: and laptops through both device tree and ACPI based booting.
1.105     wiki       22: 
                     23: [[!toc levels=3]]
1.89      nia        24: """
1.91      nia        25: supported_hardware="""
1.105     wiki       26: 
1.42      gdt        27: ### CPU types
                     28: 
1.89      nia        29: Various CPU variants are supported, e.g:
                     30: 
1.106   ! wiki       31: - earmv6hf - ARMv6-A with EABI and hardware floating point, e.g.
1.89      nia        32:   the original Raspberry Pi.
1.106   ! wiki       33: - earmv7hf - ARMv7-A with EABI and hardware floating point, e.g.
        !            34:   most recent and common 32-bit ARM boards. Supports up to 8 CPUs.
        !            35: - earmv7hfeb - Same as the above, but with the CPU running in
1.89      nia        36:   big endian mode.
1.106   ! wiki       37: - aarch64 - 64-bit ARMv8-A boards, e.g. all 64-bit hardware.
        !            38:   Fully 64-bit kernel and userland. Running 32-bit binaries is supported
        !            39:   with `compat32`.
        !            40: - aarch64eb - Same as the above, but with the CPU running in
1.89      nia        41:   big endian mode.
                     42: 
                     43: evbarm variants are little endian unless otherwise stated. NetBSD provides
                     44: big endian images primarily for testing purposes and to ensure that the code
                     45: is endian-clean.
                     46: 
1.80      gdt        47: ### Board specific information (often including installation information)
1.88      nia        48: 
1.106   ! wiki       49: Most ARM boards (unless they have UEFI or Raspberry Pi firmware) require a
        !            50: board-specific U-Boot image alongside the generic NetBSD image to be
        !            51: written to their storage. In most cases board-specific U-Boot images can
        !            52: be built using [pkgsrc](https://pkgsrc.org).
        !            53: 
1.38      wiki       54:  - [[Allwinner sunxi family SoCs|Allwinner]]
1.104     wiki       55:  - [[Apple Silicon|Apple]]
1.69      sevan      56:  - [[BeagleBone, BeagleBone Black, and PocketBeagle|BeagleBone]]
1.41      wiki       57:  - [[NVIDIA Tegra|Tegra]]
1.27      wiki       58:  - [[ODROID C1 and C1+|ODROID-C1]]
1.106   ! wiki       59:  - [[Raspberry Pi 1, 2, 3|Raspberry Pi]]
1.83      mrg        60:  - [[RockChip SoCs|RockChip]]
1.87      aymeric    61:  - [[Terasic DE0 Nano-SoC|Cyclone5]]
1.27      wiki       62: 
1.97      nia        63: **NOTE**: This list is incomplete. For a full list of supported device tree
                     64: based boards, please see the list of
                     65: [32-bit](https://github.com/NetBSD/src/blob/netbsd-9/sys/arch/evbarm/conf/GENERIC#L18) and
                     66: [64-bit](https://github.com/NetBSD/src/blob/netbsd-9/sys/arch/evbarm/conf/GENERIC64#L20) device trees.
1.77      gdt        67: 
1.88      nia        68: ### QEMU
1.77      gdt        69: 
1.88      nia        70: See the [[NetBSD/evbarm under QEMU|qemu_arm]] page for instructions on how to get started with QEMU.
1.91      nia        71: """
                     72: additional="""
1.101     riastrad   73: 
1.100     riastrad   74: ### SSH configuration
                     75: 
                     76: The default configuration will connect to the local network via DHCP and
                     77: run an SSH server.
                     78: In order to use the SSH server, we must configure users.
                     79: This can be done by writing to the SD card's MS-DOS partition.
                     80: 
                     81: Create a creds.txt file and use:
                     82: 
                     83:            useradd user password
                     84: 
                     85: See [creds_msdos(8)](https://man.NetBSD.org/creds_msdos.8) for
                     86: additional configuration options.
                     87: 
1.88      nia        88: ### anita
1.77      gdt        89: 
1.88      nia        90: anita can be used to test builds.  (In addition to anita, install qemu and dtb-arm-vexpress from pkgsrc.)   The release subdirectory should follow the naming convention on the autobuild cluster, used below.
1.77      gdt        91: 
1.91      nia        92:  - evbarm-earmv7hf uses 'qemu-system-arm -M vexpress-a15'
                     93:  - evbarm-aarch64 uses 'qemu-system-aarch64 -M virt'
1.88      nia        94:  - Information on how to test emulated versions of other specific hardware is welcome.
1.91      nia        95: """
                     96: ]]
1.1       mspo       97: 
                     98: [[!tag tier1port]]

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