Embedded Linux Projects Using Yocto Project Cookbook by Alex Gonzalez

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Over 70 hands-on recipes for professional embedded Linux developers to optimize and boost their Yocto know-how

About This BookExplore best practices for all embedded product development stagesUse what is quickly becoming the standard embedded Linux product builder framework, the Yocto ProjectEasy to follow guide to solve all your project woesWho This Book Is For

If you are an embedded developer learning about embedded Linux with some experience with the Yocto project, this book is the ideal way to become proficient and broaden your knowledge with examples that are immediately applicable to your embedded developments. Experienced embedded Yocto developers will find new insight into working methodologies and ARM specific development competence.

What You Will Learn Optimize your Yocto setup to speed up development and debug build issues Introduce development workflows for the U-Boot and the Linux kernel, including debugging and optimization methodologies Customize your root filesystem with both already supported and new Yocto packages Understand the open source licensing requirements and how to comply with them when cohabiting with proprietary programs Bring professional embedded Yocto products to market in a timely manner Optimize your production systems by reducing the size of both the Linux kernel and root filesystems In Detail

The embedded Linux world is standardizing around Yocto Project as the best integration framework to create reliable embedded Linux products. Yocto Project effectively shortens the time it takes to develop and maintain an embedded Linux product, and it increases its reliability and robustness by using proven and tested components.

This book begins with the installation of a professional embedded Yocto setup, then advises you on best practices, and finally explains how to quickly get hands on with the Freescale ARM ecosystem and community layer, using the affordable and open source Wandboard embedded board.


About Alex Gonzalez

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Alex Gonzalez began writing in elementary school, where he fell in love with creating new scenes and characters from his imagination. He has written several short stories and young adult novels, but Wild Prep: Crazy Beautiful Life is his first published piece. He wrote Wild Prep during his sophomore year in high school. As he grew up in a small rural town, Alex's experiences were drastically different than those in Wild Prep; however, some teenage experiences are universal. Alex draws upon his own thoughts and feelings to create characters that are believable. He currently lives with his mom and younger brother in Colorado, where he attends school and is in the top ten of his class. He also holds a part-time job, and spends every spare minute he has writing.
Published March 30, 2015 by Packt Publishing. 324 pages
Genres: Computers & Technology, Education & Reference. Non-fiction

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