Huxly Linux, Yocto! It's embedded!

November Meeting: Huxly Linux, Yocto! It's embedded!

Date: November 3, 2011 at 7 p.m.
Location: Algonquin College (Woodroffe Campus), room B159

We will open with one or more Lightning talks, then the main presentation.

Introduction to Yocto

Speaker: Robert P. J. Day

Quote: "The Yocto Project provides open source, high-quality infrastructure and tools to help developers create their own custom Linux distributions for any hardware architecture and across multiple market segments. The Yocto Project is intended to provide a helpful starting point for developers. The Linux Foundation welcomes the participation of embedded vendors, developers, and other open source projects."

Rob Day will provide an introduction to Yocto!

See: http://www.linuxfoundation.org/collaborate/workgroups/yocto


About the Speaker

Robert P. J. Day is a long-time Linux and open source professional trainer, having taught for numerous companies including Red Hat, Sun Microsystems, Global Knowledge and Protech Training, as well as delivering his own custom courseware. These days, Rob concentrates primarily on training in the areas of Linux kernel programming, embedded Linux, device drivers and OpenEmbedded and the Yocto Project.


Finding the Meeting Location

http://maps.google.com/maps?q=Algonquin+College-Woodroffe,+Canada
http://www.algonquincollege.com/main/yourAlgonquinTab/directions/woodroffeMap.htm

Algonquin College is close to the corner of Woodroffe and Baseline and right across from the Baseline transitway station. Room B159 is in Building B.

Free parking is available in lots 8 and 9 after 5pm. Parking Lot 12 seems to be Pay and Display, but also seems to be free for Part Time Studies Students after 5pm.



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