[News] New Embedded Linux Features Enter New Branch

[News] New Embedded Linux Features Enter New Branch

Post by Roy Schest » Thu, 21 Aug 2008 18:38:55

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Utilities automate Debian filesystem creation

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| Longtime embedded Linux developer Behan Webster has released a collection of
| utilities for developers assembling root filesystems from Debian packages and
| compiled applications. The "Embedded Linux Build System" (elbs) utilities can
| be used to quickly assemble NFS-mounted or flash-based filesystems that
| support native development, as well as apt-getting Debian binaries.
| Webster posted notice of the tools on the new "Linux-embedded" list created
| as a result of Linux gaining an embedded maintainer.



Linux 2.6.26 brings embedded improvements

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| A new stable kernel is out. Three months in the making, Linux 2.6.26 boasts
| read-only bind mounts, "big-iron" KVM ports, USB *** support, 802.11s mesh
| WiFi, built-in support for remote kernel debugging, and a host of embedded
| architecture improvements, among other enhancements.
| [...]
| Salient for embedded developers are a host of chip- and board-specific
| improvements, along with several interesting "big ticket" feature additions,
| such as built-in support for remote kernel debugging using KGDB.


Linux kernel maintainer calls for embedded specialist

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| The maintainer of Linux 2.6 has called for a full-time,
| architecture-independent "embedded maintainer." Speaking at a CELF's fourth
| annual Embedded Linux Conference, Morton also told embedded developers how to
| select a kernel, get support from the kernel community, and decide whether to
| submit code to mainline.

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| Complete list of software on the BeleniX LiveCD now available. Needless to
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[Linux] EnGarde Secure Community v3.0.15 Now Available

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| Guardian Digital is happy to announce the release of EnGarde Secure Community
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CentOS LiveCD 5.0 [Screenshots]

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| CentOS, the popular community Linux distribution based upon Red Hat
| Enterprise Linux, has been at version 5.0 since April of this year, but
| joining the CentOS 5.0 fleet today is the LiveCD.


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