Author Archives: Thomas Petazzoni

About Thomas Petazzoni

Thomas Petazzoni is an embedded Linux and kernel engineer at Free Electrons. He is a lead developer of Buildroot and also a contributor to the Linux kernel. More details...

Back from ELCE: selection of talks from the Free Electrons team

As discussed in our previous blog post, Free Electrons had a strong presence at the Embedded Linux Conference Europe, with 7 attendees, 4 talks, one BoF and one poster during the technical show case. In this blog post, we would … Continue reading

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Back from Kernel Recipes: slides and videos

As we announced previously, we participated to the Embedded Recipes and Kernel Recipes conferences in September in Paris. Three people from Free Electrons attended the event: Free Electrons CEO Michael Opdenacker, and Free Electrons engineers Mylène Josserand and Maxime Ripard. … Continue reading

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Back from ELCE 2017: slides and videos

Free Electrons participated to the Embedded Linux Conference Europe last week in Prague. With 7 engineers attending, 4 talks, one BoF and a poster at the technical showcase, we had a strong presence to this major conference of the embedded … Continue reading

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Free Electrons at NetDev 2.2

Back in April 2017, Free Electrons engineer Antoine Ténart participated to NetDev 2.1, the most important conference discussing Linux networking support. After the conference, Antoine published a summary of it, reporting on the most interesting talks and topics that have … Continue reading

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Buildroot training course updated to Buildroot 2017.08

Back in June 2015, we announced the availability of a training course on Buildroot, a popular and easy to use embedded Linux build system. A year later, we updated it to cover Buildroot 2016.05. We are happy to announce a … Continue reading

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Buildroot Long Term Support releases: from 2017.02 to 2017.02.6 and counting

Buildroot is a widely used embedded Linux build systems. A large number of companies and projects use Buildroot to produce customized embedded Linux systems for a wide range of embedded devices. Most of those devices are now connected to the … Continue reading

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Free Electrons at the Embedded Linux Conference Europe

The next Embedded Linux Conference Europe will take place on October 23-25 in Prague, Czech Republic. As usual, a significant part of the Free Electrons engineering team will participate to the conference and give talks on various topics: Grégory Clement … Continue reading

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Linux 4.13 released, Free Electrons contributions

Linux 4.13 was released last Sunday by Linus Torvalds, and the major new features of this release were described in details by LWN in a set of articles: part 1 and part 2. This release gathers 13006 non-merge commits, amongst … Continue reading

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Free Electrons at Embedded and Kernel Recipes 2017

The Kernel Recipes conference has become over the last few years a very interesting conference, with an original single track format and a limited number of attendees, which fosters communication and networking. Held in Paris, France, it is obviously a … Continue reading

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Free Electrons at the Linux Plumbers 2017 conference

The Linux Plumbers conference has established itself as a major conference in the Linux ecosystem, discussing numerous aspects of the low-level layers of the Linux software stack. Linux Plumbers is organized around a number of micro-conferences, plus a number of … Continue reading

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