Operating SystemLinux
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This BSP provides a basis for development, deployment and execution of Linux based applications on the phyCORE-AM335X System on Module (SOM). For detailed information on the various software components included in the release and how to use them, please refer to the Quickstart.


Linux Kernel3.2
PTX Distribution2012.03.0
OSELAS Toolchain2011.11.1

This Release is compatible with the following hardware:

BSP Release VersionSOM PCB VersionCB PCB Version


BSP Download

Release PD12.1.0 can be downloaded from the link below.



Release PD12.1.0 should be used in conjunction with Quickstart version PD12.1.0:

What’s Supported

This BSP Release supports the following components:

What’s Not Supported

This BSP Release does not support the following components:

Fixed in this Release

New in this Release

Known Issues

When booting from SPI-NOR Flash the booting environment is used from NAND instead of SPI-NOR Flash

PHY0.0 is not foundSolution: Ethernet Cable must be plugged into X12 before Linux is booted

ptxdist-2012.03.0 go results in md5sum error due to a path change in file download.Solution: Download iproute2-2.6.39.tar.gz from an alternate source (Here) and place it in the phyCORE-AM335x-PD12.1.0/src directory.

Upgrade and Compatibility Information

To upgrade to a new BSP release, simply delete the old release and extract the new release in its place.



Validation Information

Drivers have been tested with in-house test cases.

Technical Support

For further information or to report any problems, visit the PHYTEC Community or contact support@phytec.com.