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Chew on this: Ubuntu Core Linux comes to the uCRobotics Bubblegum-96 board

Linux and other open source software have been in the news quite a bit lately. As more and more people are seeing, closed source is not the only way to make money. A company like Red Hat, for instance, is able to be profitable while focusing its business on open source. Ubuntu is one of…

Ubuntu Snappy Core Now Officially Available for uCRobotics’ Bubblegum-96 Board

Canonical, through April Wang, is pleased to announce that the Snappy Ubuntu Core operating system for embedded and IoT (Internet of Things) devices is now officially available for the Bubblegum-96 single-board computer (SBC). Designed by uCRobotics, the Bubblegum-96 board boasts an optimized Actions’ s900 Quad-core ARM 64-bit Cortex-A53 processor running at 1.8GHz with a PowerVR…

A Linux Kernel Wizard’s Adventures in Embedded Hardware

Sometimes the best tutorials come not from experts, but from proficient newcomers who are up to date on the latest entry-level technologies and can remember what it’s like to be a newbie. It also helps if, like Grant Likely, the teacher is a major figure in embedded Linux who understands how hardware is ignited by…

A LAVA Landmark

At 18:23 UTC on July 5th, 2016, a landmark was reached in the LAVA Lab. Job number 1,000,000 was submitted by the kernel-ci bot to the main production instance. Three minutes later, at 18:26, the scheduler picked the job up and passed it to a dispatcher to run on Highbank node 02. As with all…

Generic zpos property patches posted

Benjamin Gaignard posted  version 5 of his zpos per plane property patches to the dri-devel and linaro-mm-sig lists. The patch history includes: version 5: rebased on drm-next where Documentation/DocBook/gpu.tmpl doesn’t exist anymore. rework sti patch because some plane functions have changed since v4 version 4: make sure that normalized zpos value is stay in the…