Koan Y2038

The Y2038 problem in embedded systems

Time management on 32bit Linux machines has always been done with signed 32bit type. These type present a problem: in 2038 the 32bit space will run out and the time count will return to 13/12/1901.
Koan Yocto Linux Day 2023

Linux Day Milano 2023 at Università Milano Bicocca

This year the Linux Day took place on October 28th in several of the main Italian cities. Marco Cavallini spoke at the event organized in collaboration by unixMiB of the Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca and the POuL of the Politecnico di Milano.
STM32MP135 Discovery kit

Howto use Openembedded with STM32MP1 systems

In this article will be explained how to setup a Yocto Project build system for the STM32MP13 lines, ST’s most cost-efficient MPUs for industrial and secure applications. This could be useful if you want to understand how the Linux operating system is generated for the ST hands-on workshop where you will learn how to use tha new ST bare metal software package to ease hardware testing, so that you can quickly get started with your own STM32MP13 prototypes.
Yocto Project Dev Day in Prague, June 26, 2023

Yocto Project Dev Day in Prague, June 26, 2023

The Yocto Project Developer Day is a one-day presentation and hands-on training event that puts you in direct contact with Yocto Project technical experts and developers. Its primary aim is to show developers how to create, customize, and optimize Linux distributions for embedded devices using the rich features, tools, and content of Yocto Project. The knowledgeable and engaging instructors help you better understand topics like build system workflow, working with containers, building applications, optimizing images, hardening your devices, and leveraging tools like devtool. You have also a chance to network and put your new skills to work.

Using Flutter to build graphical applications with Yocto Project

Flutter is an open source framework by Google for building beautiful, natively compiled, multi-platform applications from a single codebase. Flutter code compiles to ARM or Intel machine, usign Dart programming language code as well as JavaScript, for fast performance on any device. Deploy to multiple devices from a single codebase: mobile, web, desktop, and embedded devices.
The Linux Kernel Module Programming Guide

The Linux Kernel Module Programming Guide

A free guide to programming Linux kernel modules and device drivers. An excellent guide for anyone wishing to get started on kernel module programming.

Yocto Project 2022 – A Year in Review (italian translation)

Sembra solo ieri quando abbiamo rivisto ciò Yocto Project ha fatto nel 2021, e improvvisamente anche il 2022 è finito! Questo è stato un anno impegnativo per tutti e ovviamente non abbiamo sentito il tempo che passava. Tuttavia, possiamo provare a ricordare cosa abbiamo fatto e ammettere che tutto questo ha richiesto del tempo!

Yocto Project 2021 – A Year in Review (italian translation)

Despite the challenges the pandemic has thrown our way, the Yocto Project team is very happy about the progress accomplished last year! Many thanks to everyone from the Yocto Project membership and community!
AMD bergamo cpu

AMD announces CPUs with Italian names: Bergamo has 128 cores

AMD announces the new CPU names: Bergamo with the name of our city! AMD Genoa disclosures are that the chip will hit 96 Zen 4 cores and AMD Bergamo is going to be the cloud variant.
Engicam MicroGEA i-MX6ULL

Yocto Project 2.7 support for MX6 Engicam boards

Due to a very frequent requests for an updated version we decided to provide an unofficial Yocto Project 2.7 'warrior' setup system for Engicam iMX6 boards family.
Aaeon NVIDIA Yocto Koan

Yocto Project Support Recently Added for AAEON Boxers

AAEON Europe has officially released support on the latest Yocto 3.1 Dunfell on AAEON AI  embedded box PC,  Boxer-8220AI, BOXER-8221AI, BOXER-8250AI, and BOXER-8251AI, powered by NVIDIA. Software services are provided in conjunction with AAEON’s software partners, such as KOAN, to provide customization, integration, and support for Yocto Project on AAEON BOXER-8200 series.
GitHub archive program

KOAN elected GitHub Arctic Code Vault Contributor

On February 2, 2020, GitHub took a snapshot of all active public repositories on GitHub to archive in the vault. GitHub plan was for their team to fly to Svalbard, Norway and save the most important open source projects for future generations. We’re happy to report that KOAN was admitted to the program.