Custom Kernel
Operating System

Build a Custom Kernel for the NVIDIA Jetson TK1

June 29, 2016 kangalow 4

In this article, we’ll cover how to build a custom kernel for the NVIDIA Jetson TK1. Looky here: Background and Motivation Note: This article is for intermediate users. You should be familiar with the purpose of the kernel. It is also helpful to be able to read shell scripts to Read more …

Operating System

Serial Console – NVIDIA Jetson TK1 Development Kit

December 2, 2015 kangalow 1

A Serial Console is a useful tool for embedded development, remote access, and those times when the development kit has issues that you need to sneak around to observe. Here’s a simple approach for adding a serial console to a Jetson TK1. Looky here: Serial Console Background Installation Because the Read more …

Attached serial console cable to a Jetson TX1 Development Kit
Operating System

Serial Console – NVIDIA Jetson TX1

December 1, 2015 kangalow 6

A Serial Console is a useful tool for embedded development, remote access, and those times when the development kit has issues that you need to sneak around to observe. Here’s a simple approach for adding a serial console. Looky here: Serial Console Background The story of serial data transfer over Read more …

Operating System

Clone Image – NVIDIA Jetson TK1

August 26, 2015 kangalow 17

In many cases there is a large amount of work that goes into creating a working Jetson development system. This can include such things as loading drivers, compiling source files and libraries, system configuration, and so on. During development, sometimes things can go south and leave the system in a Read more …

Some enhancements for desktop use
Operating System

After LT4 21.3 Flash Setup – NVIDIA Jetson TK1

March 10, 2015 kangalow 9

After flashing a Jetson with stock LT4 21.3 (See Jetpack 1.1 Installation), there are some setup tweaks that make the system more suitable for desktop use. Looky here: The scripts have been placed in a repository on Github: https://github.com/jetsonhacks/postFlash. Installation The above video was shot immediately after the Jetson was Read more …

Operating System

JetPack 1.1 – NVIDIA Jetson TK1 Development Pack

March 9, 2015 kangalow 11

A few months ago, I wrote an article about using a beta version of JetPack to install development tools and flash OS images to the Jetson TK1 Development Kit. Since then, JetPack has graduated from being a beta product, and a new version of Linux for Tegra (L4T) has been Read more …

No Picture
Operating System

Post Flash Setup

February 25, 2015 kangalow 11

After flashing a Jetson with stock LT4 21.2 (See Jetpack Installation), there are some setup tweaks that make the system more suitable for desktop use. Looky here: Note: The video and directions on this page have been updated (3-10-15). the directions have changed slightly since this article was first published Read more …