Entries by Kevin Hilman

Kernel Recipes: Mainline Linux on AML-S905X-CC: Le Potato

At Kernel Recipes this year, BayLibre was proud to partner with the Libre Computer Project to give away around 30 “Le Potato” boards to attendees.  Kernel Recipes is already known for its throw microphone, but this year each speaker threw a “Le Potato” board at the audience. For those who received the board, pre-built images (to […]

Linux Kernel Testing: Intro to kernelci.org

This is the first article in a series about automation, testing and validation of the Linux kernel. The kernelci.org project aims to improve the quality of the mainline Linux kernel by improving testing and validation across the wide variety of diverse hardware platforms that run Linux. There are so many different devices and platforms that […]

Nexbox A1 serial console

The Nexbox A1 which includes an 8-core Amlogic S912 processor, is now supported in v4.10 of the Linux kernel, thanks in part to the work of BayLibre. If you’d like to help with kernel development on this platform, the first think you’ll need is access to the serial console.  The serial port is not brought […]