Getting Started Guide

Welcome to Gumstix 101: Your guide to using a Gumstix computer-on-module (COM) effectively and efficiently.

If you're new to using Gumstix products, just getting started with Linux, or simply need a refresher course, you've come to the right place!


After completing the tasks below, you will be ready to develop with your new Gumstix COM. For further development and more advanced product applications, a series of How Tos can be found in the Software Development section.


Get started with your Gumstix system by following these steps:

  1. Hardware setup
  2. Get an image
  3. Create a bootable microSD card
  4. Boot your Gumstix system
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