Linux ARM

Configuration:platform = linux_arm

Linux ARM is a Unix-like and mostly POSIX-compliant computer operating system (OS) assembled under the model of free and open-source software development and distribution. Using host OS (Mac OS X, Linux ARM) you can build native application for Linux ARM platform.

For more detailed information please visit vendor site.

Stable and upstream versions

You can switch between stable releases of Linux ARM development platform and the latest upstream version using platform option in “platformio.ini” (Project Configuration File) as described below.

Stable

; Latest stable version
[env:latest_stable]
platform = linux_arm
board = ...

; Custom stable version
[env:custom_stable]
platform = linux_arm@x.y.z
board = ...

Upstream

[env:upstream_develop]
platform = https://github.com/platformio/platform-linux_arm.git
board = ...

Packages

Name Description
framework-wiringpi GPIO Interface library for the Raspberry Pi
toolchain-gccarmlinuxgnueabi GCC for Linux ARM GNU EABI

Frameworks

Name Description
WiringPi WiringPi is a GPIO access library written in C for the BCM2835 used in the Raspberry Pi. It’s designed to be familiar to people who have used the Arduino “wiring” system.

Boards

Note

Raspberry Pi

Name Debug MCU Frequency Flash RAM
Raspberry Pi 1 Model B No BCM2835 700MHz 512MB 512MB
Raspberry Pi 2 Model B No BCM2836 900MHz 1GB 1GB
Raspberry Pi 3 Model B No BCM2837 1200MHz 1GB 1GB
Raspberry Pi Zero No BCM2835 1000MHz 512MB 512MB