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Reimagining Linaro Virtual Events
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Paolo Valente
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Automatic detection and reporting of performance regressions
Tuesday, November 16, 2021
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In this blog, Paolo Valente and Federico Gelmetti talk about the progress that has been made on extending Linaro Kernel Functional Test (LKFT) functionalities to include automatic detection and reporting...

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Omair Javaid
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How to set up VS Code for LLVM development
Monday, November 8, 2021
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In this blog, Senior Engineer Omair Javaid describes how to set up VS Code for LLDB/LLVM development on remote Linux and Windows machines. More importantly this how-to guide will help...

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Sumit Garg
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New trust sources for Linux kernel keyrings
Tuesday, November 2, 2021
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In this blog, Linaro Engineer Sumit Garg talks about how Linaro helped generalize the Trusted Keys sub-system in Linux. This has made it easier for kernel security developers to add...

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Vinod Koul
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Let’s Boot the mainline Linux Kernel on Qualcomm devices
Thursday, October 28, 2021
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In this blog, Senior Engineer Vinod Koul from the Linaro Qualcomm Landing Team shares detailed instructions to get started with the mainline Linux kernel on arm64 Qualcomm Snapdragon based devices....

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Ebba Simpson
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Windows on Arm and the possibilities of native development
Tuesday, October 12, 2021
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A few weeks ago we hosted a panel at Linaro Virtual Connect Fall 2021 featuring Arm, Qualcomm and Microsoft where we discussed the current status of Windows on Arm and...

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Vicky Janicki
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Latest support for Debian & OpenEmbedded releases for Qualcomm Robotics Platform (RB5) now available
Thursday, September 30, 2021
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A few weeks ago, Linaro released the latest support for Debian and OpenEmbedded releases for the following Qualcomm Snapdragon based 96Boards devices : the Dragonboard 410c, the Qualcomm Robotics platforms...

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Automotive, Hyperscalers, Testing on Arm and more - introducing Linaro Virtual Connect Fall 2021
Wednesday, August 18, 2021
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Schedule for Linaro Virtual Connect Fall: September 8-10, 2021.

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Adhemerval Zanella
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GLIBC improvements and what to expect in future Linux distributions
Thursday, July 15, 2021
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This blog covers the recent glibc improvements in an architecture specific way (with a special emphasis on aarch64) while also highlighting generic features to show developers and system administrators what...

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Linaro Developers make an impact in Linux Kernel 5.13 release
Thursday, July 1, 2021
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Earlier this week the 5.13 Linux Kernel was released. It featured Linaro yet again in the top twenty for both developers and employers. In this blog, we asked Linaro's kernel...

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Porting common Linux tools into Morello Architecture
Wednesday, June 23, 2021
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Morello is a research program developed by Arm in collaboration with the University of Cambridge. Its aim is to develop and use a Capability Hardware Enhanced RISC Instructions (CHERI) architecture....

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Ensuring optimal performance through enhanced kernel testing
Tuesday, June 22, 2021
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Linaro created LKFT - Linaro’s Kernel Functional Test framework - to help improve the quality of the Linux kernel through functional testing on Arm hardware. While functional testing plays a...

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MCUboot becomes a Linaro Community Project
Thursday, June 17, 2021
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On Thursday 17 June the MCUboot Project joined the Linaro Community Projects Division, the division of Linaro managing open source community projects, including Trusted Firmware and OpenAMP. MCUboot is a...

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Francois Ozog
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Arm Transfers CMSIS-Pack Technology to Linaro
Wednesday, June 2, 2021
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To address the challenges facing software combability for IoT and embedded microcontroller devices, Arm is transferring [CMSIS-Pack technology](https://developer.arm.com/tools-and-software/embedded/cmsis/cmsis-packs) to the Linaro IoT and Embedded Group under a new project named...

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Loic Poulain
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Upstreaming support for Qualcomm PCie modems
Tuesday, June 1, 2021
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Wireless Wide Area Network (WWAN) is a form of wireless network that relies on telecommunication technologies such as 3G or 4G cellular networks for transferring data, specifically IP packets, and...

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Ilias Apalodimas
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Linaro releases LEDGE Reference Platform v0.2
Thursday, May 20, 2021
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In an effort to empower any organization to easily create a Linux distribution for vertical markets, focusing on the high level features of the operating system, Linaro has created the...

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Nicolas Dechesne
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Highlights from Linaro Connect on Qualcomm technologies and open source software
Wednesday, May 19, 2021
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Linaro plays a key role in the Qualcomm ecosystem, employing several developers and maintainers of key Qualcomm subsystems and drivers. In this blog we list the sessions presented at the...

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Alex Bennée
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The many and varied uses of QEMU
Tuesday, May 18, 2021
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QEMU is a versatile virtual machine monitor (VMM) and emulator that is used extensively by Linaro and it's members. While most people may be familiar with it's use in hardware...

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Omair Javaid
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How to use LLDB to debug SVE enabled applications
Tuesday, May 4, 2021
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In the past year Linaro completed development and upstreaming of SVE support in LLDB debugger which is now available in the LLVM 12.0 release. This means there is now complete...

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Linaro Developers top 5.12 Kernel release
Thursday, April 29, 2021
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The 5.12 Kernel was released this week and saw several of Linaro's engineers in the top list of contributors for changed lines and changesets. Linaro also featured in the lists...

Reducing code size with LLVM Machine Outliner on 32-bit Arm targets image
Yvan Roux
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Reducing code size with LLVM Machine Outliner on 32-bit Arm targets
Tuesday, April 13, 2021
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Machine Outliner helps reduce compile time and improve performance by allowing you to replace a chunk of consecutive statements with a call to a new function containing those statements. In...

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The shift towards HPC AI and why it is needed
Thursday, March 18, 2021
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In this blog, Linaro Director Paul Isaac's talks about the shift from traditional data centers, the need for scaling and intelligent decision making and how Linaro is addressing these needs...