Thursday, September 3, 2015

Windows 10 Embedded (IoT) on Pi2


The Raspberry Pi 2 is a 4 core $50 computer that can now run a cutdown free version of Windows10 which Microsoft are labelling with the hideous acronym IoT.




https://ms-iot.github.io/content/en-US/win10/tools/CommandLineUtils.htm

The graphics drivers are work in progress but the leap from Windows CE 6 to this and the accompanying Visual Studio 2015 development environment sure feels sweet.

ALLUSERSPROFILE=C:\ProgramData
CommonProgramFiles=c:\Program Files\Common Files
CommonProgramFiles(x86)=c:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files
COMPUTERNAME=pi2
ComSpec=C:\windows\system32\cmd.exe
NUMBER_OF_PROCESSORS=4
OS=Windows_NT
Path=C:\windows\system32;C:\windows;C:\windows\System32\Wbem;C:\windows\System32\WindowsPowerShell\v1.0\
PATHEXT=.COM;.EXE;.BAT;.CMD;.VBS;.VBE;.JS;.JSE;.WSF;.WSH;.MSC
PROCESSOR_ARCHITECTURE=ARM
PROCESSOR_IDENTIFIER=ARM Family 7 Model C07 Revision   5, A
PROCESSOR_LEVEL=3079
PROCESSOR_REVISION=0005
ProgramData=C:\ProgramData
ProgramFiles=c:\Program Files
ProgramFiles(x86)=c:\Program Files (x86)
PROMPT=$P$G
PUBLIC=C:\Users\Public
SystemDrive=C:
SystemRoot=C:\windows
TEMP=C:\windows\TEMP
TMP=C:\windows\TEMP
USERDOMAIN=pi2
USERNAME=Administrator
USERPROFILE=C:\Users\Default
windir=C:\windows

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