FTK demo on Ben NN

Richard Sharpe realrichardsharpe at gmail.com
Fri Mar 19 01:14:16 EDT 2010

On Wed, Mar 17, 2010 at 11:02 AM, zhan han <zhanhan.cn at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Mar 18, 2010 at 12:47 AM, Richard Sharpe
> <realrichardsharpe at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Tue, Mar 16, 2010 at 9:16 AM, zhan han <zhanhan.cn at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> FTK(http://code.google.com/p/ftk/) is a new project of local
>>> developers from Shen Zhen, China.
>>> FTK means for 'funny toolkit'. FTK is a gui library for embedded
>>> system, on directfb, fb and X.
>>> It have already been test on 47xx develop board, so it is easy to
>>> compile and run on Ben NN.
>>> The attachment is some shots of Ben NN's LCD screen. Step by step is
>>> run 'desktop', popup application menu,
>>> run file manager, quit, shutdown desktop and back to console.
>>> After compiling, there is a 'mips/usr/' directory, make a tarball, and
>>> download to Ben's flash using wget or lftp,
>>> extract to /opt and setup the PATH to /opt/usr/bin, the 'desktop' demo
>>> is ready for testing.
>>> It's a light weight toolkit, limitations and bugs are waiting for
>>> developers and hackers to find out.
>>> I'm not the author, I just port and test it on different devices.
>> So, presumably, I need the OpenWRT dev environment? Ie, I need a
>> toolchain for the Xburst arch.
> You only need the openwrt toolchains in $PATH.

Well, trying now ... will let you know. I can read some of the Chinese
on the FTK blog, 那是因为我学习汉语。

Will let you know how it goes ... I have been looking for something to
help use my NanoNote.

Richard Sharpe

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