Articles with tag "PTXdist"

PTXdist.org: Departure into a new Age

Enrico Jörns | | PTXdist

Over the past months, we did a lot of work in giving some open source projects maintained by Pengutronix folks the attention they deserve while also being more open to the community and ease contributing to and using them.


PTXdist: Did you know? Today: Just a reboot

Jürgen Borleis | | PTXdist, DidYouKnow

While the development on an embedded system I need to reboot it quite often. Doing so I appreciate to keep the required steps as less as possible and be sure the embedded system uses the recently changed data in a consistent manner.


DistroKit - A Playground BSP for PTXdist

Robert Schwebel | | PTXdist, DistroKit

At Pengutronix we are using PTXdist to automatically integrate many industrial embedded Linux projects. Some time ago I started DistroKit: This example BSP shall be able to demonstrate PTXdist features.


PTXdist: Did you know? Today: Beautify your developer's life

Jürgen Borleis | | PTXdist, DidYouKnow

Simplify and beautify your developer's life. An example.


Free Linux BSP for ARM/x86 Emulated Platforms

Robert Schwebel | | PTXdist

Hildesheim, Germany - Pengutronix offers a new release of its free Board Support Package for generic and emulated platforms. It provides all required components to get everything run in a QEMU environment, and is dedicated for beginners in the embedded world. And for the experienced user it can act as a quick start for her/his own development as well.


PTXdist 2014.01.0

Jürgen Borleis | | PTXdist

The PTXdist project has released version 2014.01.0 of the embedded linux build system:


New PTXdist Features in 2013

Jürgen Borleis | | PTXdist

The main new feature was the introduction and tuning of the toolchain 'wrapper': This wrapper ensures a new level of control about how a PTXdist project is build. In earlier days, the binary results relied more or less on the buildsystem each package comes with. With the new wrapper, a package's buildsystem calls the wrapper instead of gcc and other toolchain components, and all command line parameters given to it can be checked or extended. The wrapper provides enforcement of: