Open source OSX IDE/toolchain for the STM32F4 Discovery


alexwhittmore has posted a detailed tutorial highlighting an open source IDE and toolchain for the STM32F4 dev board on Max OSX Lion. He uses Indigo R Eclipse IDE for C/C++ Developers (Mac Cocoa 64-bit), Sourcery CodeBench Lite Edition, STM32F4 DSP and standard peripherals library and the STM32F4 Discovery board firmware package.

Check out Alex’s website for links to these software tools and detailed instructions.

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  1. The only real downside with the codebench compiler is that the free version does not support the hardware floating point unit, which is a bit of a shame on the f4 (it also doesn’t help that the error messages you get back from gcc when trying to compile with fpu support are very cryptic).

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