March 12-14, 2018 - Portland, OR
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Wednesday, March 14 • 12:05pm - 12:55pm
BoF: Devicetree - Frank Rowand, Sony

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Devicetree tooling continues to improve. Are the tools on parity yet with what was available with board files? Hear about and discuss tooling updates.

Many of the foundational pieces of device tree overlays are in the mainline kernel, but key pieces are not present. Topics to be addressed include: Overlay progress in the last year; What needs to be completed for basic overlays to work?; and What progress do we expect in the near future".

This is your opportunity to corner a Device Tree maintainer. Audience questions, suggestions, and issues will be given priority over my slides. Bring your questions, suggestions, and issues.

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Frank Rowand

Senior Software Engineer, Sony
Frank has meddled in the internals of several proprietary operating systems, but has been loyal to the Linux kernel since 1999. He has worked in many areas of technology, including performance, networking, platform support, drivers, real-time, and embedded. Frank has shown poor judgement... Read More →

Wednesday March 14, 2018 12:05pm - 12:55pm PDT
Pavilion East