TX6 and TXUL on Mainboard 7

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This guide will help new users to quickly use their TX6 Linux Evaluation Kit.

Detailed information about the TX6 module itself are available on our website.

Detailed Documentation

See the Mainboard 7 PDF Documentation.

Booting, First steps

After connecting the 5V DC power your board will boot. Notice the linux heartbeat shown by the LED.

Your module is pre-programmed with a headless systemd-based Linux. To get terminal access connect the RS232 cable.

Next Steps

Re-installing the OS

The pre-compiled Image files to flash the TX6 are located in our Download Area. They contain the images you need to flash your module.

Download the Images and proceed with the MFG-Tool Setup.

Customizing the OS

If you want to use our Yocto Layer, or want to create your own customized Linux distribution, have a look at our Yocto Guide.

Display support

Your TX6 Mainboard 7 Evaluation Kit will also support parallel displays.

Tip

The GLYN TFT Family Concept ist fully supported by our Evaluation Kits. https://www.glyn.com/Products/Displays/TFT-Family-Concept