This page shows the very latest documentation for the Yocto Project. These documents correspond with the development "tip", which means they may have some incorrect information and inconsistencies. Consequently, you should not use these documents to step through examples as they likely will not work. Every effort is made to keep these documents in line with the latest builds.

In Progress - Toaster Manual

Toaster is a web interface to BitBake, the Yocto Project build system. This manual covers the web interface only.

In Progress: Application Developer's Guide

Provides information that lets you get going with the ADT to develop projects using the Yocto Project.

In Progress: BitBake User Manual

Provides user and reference material for the BitBake tool, which is the task executor and scheduler used by the OpenEmbedded build system to build images.

In Progress: Development Manual

This manual describes how to use the Yocto Project to develop embedded Linux images and user-space applications to run on targeted devices

In Progress: Yocto Project Board Support Package (BSP) Developer's Guide

Defines a structure for BSP components.  Having a commonly understood layout encourages standardization.

In Progress: Yocto Project Complete Documentation Set

Provides a complete, searchable set of Yocto Project manuals in a single HTML presentation. The manual (known as mega-manual) simply includes each manual or guide with no additional text.

In Progress: Yocto Project Linux Kernel Development Manual

Provides background information on the Yocto Linux kernel Metadata and describes common tasks you can perform using the kernel tools all within the Yocto Project environment.

In Progress: Yocto Project Profiling and Tracing Manual

Presents a set of common and generally useful tracing and profiling schemes along with their application (as appropriate) to each tool.

In Progress: Yocto Project Quick Start

Presents condensed information that lets you get started with the Yocto Project quickly and start building an image.

In Progress: Yocto Project Reference Manual

Provides a complete reference to the Yocto Project, including the Poky reference system.