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Daniel Lezcano
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Thermal Notifications With Netlink
Thursday, July 30, 2020

This blog introduces the thermal framework design and shows where the notification takes place to allow the userspace to be aware of the overall thermal profile of the system. In response to the lack of thermal communication between the kernel and the userspace, a solution based on the netlink has been implemented for Linux v5.9.

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Using Energy Model To Stay In TDP Budget image
Daniel Lezcano
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Using Energy Model To Stay In TDP Budget
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
10 mins read

An ever-increasing number of embedded devices need fine grain control on their performance in order to limit the power consumption. There are three primary reasons for this: to increase the...

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Linaro Developer Cloud Kubernetes as a Service image
Kevin Zhao
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Linaro Developer Cloud Kubernetes as a Service
Friday, July 24, 2020
4 mins read

Recently, Linaro Developer Cloud has supported Kubernetes as a Service, and we have finally passed all the conformance tests from CNCF as the Certified Kubernetes - Hosted. The Linaro Developer...

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The Evolution Of The QEMU Translator image
Alex Bennée
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The Evolution Of The QEMU Translator
Wednesday, July 22, 2020
11 mins read

The QEMU team in Linaro sits inside a group known as the Toolchain Working Group (TCWG). The rest of the team spend their time working with compilers and other code...

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Linaro Engineering Highlights: June 2020 image
Jon Burcham
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Linaro Engineering Highlights: June 2020
Monday, July 13, 2020
16 mins read

The June 2020 Engineering Highlights this month features the Linux Kernel 5.7 release statistics where Linaro and its engineers continue to rank in the top for multiple categories. We are...

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High Performance Computing (HPC), Reflection and Forward-looking. image
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High Performance Computing (HPC), Reflection and Forward-looking.
Friday, June 26, 2020
10 mins read

In 2018 we discussed the first step for ARM into High Performance Computing (HPC). Since then, Linaro has been working to increase awareness of the successes within the High Performance...

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Linaro - A Decade of Achievement image
David Rusling
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Linaro - A Decade of Achievement
Thursday, June 18, 2020
8 mins read

Founded in 2010, Linaro will be celebrating its 10th Anniversary on the 18th June 2020. The technological world has evolved significantly throughout this time, but one thing remains consistent and...

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Linaro Engineering Highlights: May 2020 image
Jon Burcham
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Linaro Engineering Highlights: May 2020
Friday, June 5, 2020
21 mins read

Welcome to the May 2020 edition of the Linaro Engineering Highlights. This blog details all of the latest news and many of the developments that Linaro has been working on...

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tuxpub - The Serverless File Server image
Benjamin Copeland
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tuxpub - The Serverless File Server
Tuesday, June 2, 2020
3 mins read

What problems has Linaro solved with tuxpub? At Linaro, we have previously hosted artifacts from Amazon S3 using a custom tool known as Linaro Licence Protection (LLP). LLP started life...

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Let’s talk about Homomorphic Encryption image
Joakim Bech
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Let’s talk about Homomorphic Encryption
Friday, May 22, 2020
9 mins read

Homomorphic Encryption. Encryption is something that all of us are using whether we know it or not. Many of the things that you are doing on a daily basis requires...

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Working on VirtIO image
Alex Bennée
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Working on VirtIO
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
7 mins read

A summary of the history of VirtIO and the areas Linaro is working on for the future.

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The KissCache caching server image
Rémi Duraffort
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The KissCache caching server
Monday, May 18, 2020
3 mins read

Linaro has recently developed and open-sourced KissCache, a simple and stupid caching server built on the KISS principle: Keep It Simple Stupid. Unlike classical proxies like Squid that transparently intercept...

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Linaro Engineering Highlights: April 2020 image
Jon Burcham
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Linaro Engineering Highlights: April 2020
Thursday, May 7, 2020
7 mins read

Welcome to the April 2020 edition of the Linaro Engineering Highlights. This roundup includes Linaro’s contributions to the Linux v5.6 Kernel LTP, PSA Level 1 Certification Showcase, Linaro Consumer Group...

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Update on HiKey/HiKey960 efforts in AOSP image
John Stultz
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Update on HiKey/HiKey960 efforts in AOSP
Monday, April 20, 2020
5 mins read

Back in 2016, after an amazing six-month effort of collaboration between various groups in Linaro, HiSilicon, and Google, the HiKey board was the first 64bit ARM dev board that was...

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AOSP on Pixel3/PocoF1 (Running AOSP with mainline kernel on form-factor devices) image
Amit Pundir
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AOSP on Pixel3/PocoF1 (Running AOSP with mainline kernel on form-factor devices)
Wednesday, April 15, 2020
5 mins read

Recently, the Dragonboard 845c (Qualcomm’s SDM845 based 96board) landed in AOSP. One of the best things about the Dragonboard 845c (SDM845 SoC to be precise) is that it is actively...

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Network throughput performance improves as a result of reworking the load balance. image
Vincent Guittot
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Network throughput performance improves as a result of reworking the load balance.
Monday, April 6, 2020
4 mins read

The scheduler has seen a lot of change over the past couple of years with the introduction of Per Entity Load Tracking (PELT); PELT provides more fine grained statistics per...

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DragonBoard 845c in AOSP image
John Stultz
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DragonBoard 845c in AOSP
Monday, April 6, 2020
7 mins read

Over the last year, the Linaro Consumer Group (LCG) has been actively working with the Qualcomm Landing Team and the Google Android Systems Team to get the DragonBoard 845c added...

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Renesas Electronics and NXP Semiconductors N.V. join the Trusted Firmware Project image
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Renesas Electronics and NXP Semiconductors N.V. join the Trusted Firmware Project
Wednesday, March 25, 2020
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Earlier today, Trusted Firmware - the project hosted by Linaro Community Projects Division - announced that Renesas Electronics Corporation and NXP® Semiconductors N.V. have joined as new members. They join...

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MHI bus support gets added to the Linux kernel image
Manivannan Sadhasivam
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MHI bus support gets added to the Linux kernel
Tuesday, March 17, 2020
13 mins read

Greg Kroah Hartman once said, “Buses are hard and complex. It is hard to write a bus. But it turns out that there are one or two new buses every...

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Linaro Tech Days: A livestream event of technical sessions image
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Linaro Tech Days: A livestream event of technical sessions
Friday, March 13, 2020
1 min read

We were disappointed to have to cancel Linaro Connect Budapest 2020. We had lots of great technical sessions scheduled and as such, want to do all we can to repurpose...

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