Toradex Easy Installer is a tool that enables you to flash an OS image to the Computer on Module with a few clicks and very easily. It comes pre-installed from the factory for seamless out-of-the-box and production programming experiences.
In this module you will:
For this lesson:
Note: Carefully read this module's cover page clicking on "Module 1: Unboxing and Bring-up" on the left menu bar before starting this lesson.
Power-on your board and you should see the Toradex Easy Installer displayed on the monitor attached to the DVI port of the Iris. Images available for download are listed. If none are currently shown, check if the Ethernet cable is connected and press "r" to refresh.
/24 at the end is just the IP mask. To use ssh, stick to the default port 22.
Warning: Make sure you take note of your board's IP address and serial number, as highlighted in the picture, you will need it for the next lessons.
Your module should have come with the Toradex Easy Installer pre-installed.
If this isn't the case, you can follow the link below to deploy the Toradex Easy Installer to the module before proceeding:
Use the connected keyboard arrow key buttons to navigate.
Click on the Feeds button and enable the Toradex Continuous Integration Server (testing), then click OK.
Attention: Torizon for Colibri iMX8X is in early stage and has not been validated. By using the image provided in our continuous integration feed, you accept the likelihood to find currently untracked bugs along the way.
To install Torizon, select the latest version of TorizonCore image with Docker runtime, press i to install and enter to confirm:
Note: select the latest version of release 4.0.0, by date. Even though untested, it is expected to be more stable than the latest version of release 0.0.0.
Note: While executing this step make sure your board is connected to an internet source and connection is established successfully.
Wait for the image to be downloaded and installed:
After the Image Installed message pops-up, select the Power off option to shut down the system.