Linaro at the launch of Arm's new Cortex-A7 processor

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

I was in San Francisco for the launch of Arm’s new Cortex-A7 processor last week. Arm invited me along to talk about Linaro’s involvement in enabling big.LITTLE support in new...

The Second Android 11.10 Pre-Release is Out!

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

The second Android pre-release is done and has been tested. Overview Each build is based on Android 2.3.5 and has been compiled with Linaro’s 11.10 GCC 4.6 release, with -O3...

Linaro Android Bot Review Achieves Deployment On Review.android.git.linaro.org

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

This week saw the first deployment of the Linaro Android Review Bot[1][2]. This further integrates our Gerrit[3] code review system[4] with our Jenkins[5] build system, and our LAVA[6] validation and...

Arm Landing Team Up and Running

Thursday, October 13, 2011

The Arm Landing Team is now up and running. This small team consists of Jon Medhurst (Tixy) and Ryan Harkin. Tixy and Ryan met with their Arm colleagues in Cambridge...

Linaro GCC 4.6 and 4.5 2011.10 released

Thursday, October 13, 2011

The Linaro Toolchain Working Group is pleased to announce the 2011.10 release of both Linaro GCC 4.6 and Linaro GCC 4.5. Linaro GCC 4.6 2011.10 is the eighth release in...

Linaro QEMU 2011.10 released

Thursday, October 13, 2011

The Linaro Toolchain Working Group is pleased to announce the release of Linaro QEMU 2011.10. Linaro QEMU 2011.10 is the latest monthly release of qemu-linaro. Based off upstream (trunk) QEMU,...

Linaro GDB 7.3 2011.10 released

Thursday, October 13, 2011

The Linaro Toolchain Working Group is pleased to announce the release of Linaro GDB 7.3. Linaro GDB 7.3 2011.10 is the third release in the 7.3 series. Based off the...

Bored? Try Angry Birds Rio on the Panda board!

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Angry Birds Rio runs on the first 11.10 Panda staging build! For these instructions, you need a PC running Ubuntu 11.04 or later. You also need to get the Android...

Compiling with gcc -O3

Monday, October 10, 2011

Since its inception, the Toolchain Working Group’s focus has been on performance, particularly on improving the speed of compiled code. For each tool, we’ve decided to pick a theme per...

September CEO Report

Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Differentiation and a Single Arm Linux Kernel This note was inspired by our current roadmap discussions within Linaro. A view was offered that a single Arm binary kernel wasn’t that...