The Yocto Project is proud to present the 7th Yocto Project Developer Day on October 8, 2015, at the Convention Centre Dublin (CCD) in Dublin, Ireland. This event is co-located with the Linux Foundation's LinuxCon Europe and Embedded Linux Conference Europe. The event features tracks for both new and advanced users with hands-on labs. Seating is limited.

NOTE: the price of admission also includes a development board, which you will use hands-on during the labs and then take home with you. There are three boards available, with limited quantities of each: BeagleBone Black, Wandboard Quad, Minnowboard Max.

More details will be available on this page soon.

Contact Jeff Osier-Mixon, the community manager, with any questions.

Location

Convention Centre Dublin
Spencer Dock
North Wall Quay
Dublin 1, Ireland
October 8, 2015, 8:30am - 5:30pm

This event is co-located with LinuxCon Europe and Embedded Linux Conference Europe. Attendance at LinuxCon/ELCE is highly encouraged, but not required in order to attend Developer Day.

Attendee Requirements

Attendees will need to bring a laptop capable of connecting via Wi-Fi, a power supply for your laptop, and an SD card reader to be used to transfer build images to provided hardware. Please also ensure that your power supply can be used with Ireland's UK-style mains (230v, 50Hz). Power conversion will not be available on-site, and your laptop will need to run for 5-6 hours.

Registration

Registration is through the Linux Foundation's registration site.

Schedule

This schedule is a summary of the material we expect to cover for each track. If you have any questions, please feel free to ask ahead of time.

Introductory Track

  • Introduction to the Yocto Project
  • Key Concepts
  • Building and Booting an Image
  • Examining Recipes
  • Standard Recipe Build Steps
  • Working with Layers
  • Working with Applications under YP
  • Task acceleration through sstate (presentation)
  • Working with Hardware

Advanced Agenda

  • Working with Yocto Project BSPs
  • Using the YP SDK
  • Kernel development workflow and life-cycle
  • Best practices around sstate and sstate mirrors
  • Configuring mirrors+
  • Toaster demo
Date: Thursday, October 8, 2015 - 08:30 to 17:30
Venue: CCD
Location: Dublin, Ireland