Articles with tag "Mainline Linux"

What Kernel Should I Use (Embedded Edition)

Robert Schwebel | | Kernel, Mainline Linux

Some days ago, Greg Kroah-Hartmann wrote a great blogpost about Which Stable Kernel One Should Use?. I fully agree with his position; however, I'd like to make some additions for the industry device manufacturer use case and some common pitfalls and misunderstandings we see in that area.

First i.MX 8M Patches posted for Mainline

Robert Schwebel | | Kernel, Mainline Linux, i.MX 8M

Eight days after NXP announced the immediate availability of the i.MX 8M processor family, Pengutronix developer Lucas Stach today posted a first set of 11 patches to support i.MX 8M in the mainline kernel (linux-gpio, linux-clk, linux-arm-kernel and linux-netdev).

Talk: Long Term Maintenance at Embedded Recpies (Paris)

Robert Schwebel | | Event, Talk, Mainline Linux

While the technical side of building embedded Linux systems is mostly solved, running such systems connected to the internet over a long time has its own challenges. At the Embedded Recipes Conference in Paris, Marc Kleine-Budde will talk about establishing a sustinable workflow for this usecase tomorrow (2017-09-26).

ELC Europe 2016, Berlin

At the ELC Europe 2016 in Berlin our colleagues Jan Lübbe and Marc Kleine-Budde are talking about two interesting and important presentations about Kernel longterm maintenance strategies and verified boot.

Pengutronix' Activities in Linux 3.13

Robert Schwebel | | Mainline Linux

During our embedded linux projects, the kernel engineers at Pengutronix do a lot of improvements which end up in the mainline kernel. Here's a short story about what went into the recently released 3.13: