This article illustrates how to use Eclipse Indigo IDE to cross compiling your C/C++ code on a Linux PC and run it on a FOX Board G20.
Tested with Linux Ubuntu 11.10.
Eclipse is a multi-language software development environment comprising an IDE and a plug-in system to extend it. It is written primarily in Java and can be used to develop applications in Java and, by means of the various plug-ins, in other languages as well, including C, C++, Python, Perl, PHP, and others (read more...).
Download Eclipse IDE for C/C++ Linux Developers (includes Incubating components) from the Eclipse website:
Untar the compress file directly in your home directory typing:
tar xvzf eclipse-linuxtools-indigo-SR1-incubation-linux-gtk.tar.gz -C ~
then move to the eclipse directory and run Eclipse:
cd ~ cd eclipse ./eclipse
The welcome screen will appear:
Select the Workbench icon to continue.