Win32diskimager effectively writes images (such as .img, .iso) to SD card or pen drive. In the embedded Linux environment, we specially use this software to write .img disk images to SD/MMC. This software works well with all desktop windows versions.
Minicom is a friendly terminal based program used for UART communication. This program works well with Linux and other Unix based systems. There are other serial programs available such as picocom, putty, coolcom, cutecom etc.. But, the first choice for embedded Linux developers is minicom.
Trivial File Transfer Protocol in short TFTP is a network utility. Embedded Linux target uses this utility to download binaries such as kernel, device tree, initRamFS and other application software from a remote host computer.
In this simple post, we are going see the procedure to setup a static IP address in Ubuntu 14.04 host computer.
In this post you are going to learn about identifying LED positive and negitive terminals.