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  • openSUSE ARM RC2 needs testing!

    Linux on ARMHot on the heels of the news that the Google Chromebook runs openSUSE (even made slashdot) and following the closing of the openSUSE Conference in Prague, Dirk Müller let the ARM team knowthat RC2 is about ready to go and this will be the final before the release of openSUSE for ARM! Read on to find out some details of this exciting release.

  • LG Electronics Joins Linaro

    Linux on ARMConsumer electronics leader LG Electronics and Linaro, the not-for-profit engineering organization develop-ing open source soft-ware for the ARM architecture, today announced that LG will join Linaro to cooperate on new ARM technologies.

  • KVM Virtualization Support For ARM

    Linux on ARMWithin the forthcoming Linux 3.7 kernel there is support for Xen virtualization support on ARM when using a Cortex-A15 SoC. While not yet merged to mainline, KVM virtualization support for the ARM architecture is also coming about.

  • Red Hat developers porting OpenJDK to ARM64

    Linux on ARMRed Hat developers are porting OpenJDK to ARMv8, the 64-bit ARM architecture (also known as A64). According to a blog postby Andrew Haley of Red Hat, the development is taking place because "the current OpenJDK ARM situation is rather unsatisfactory, and we want to do better with A64".

  • TI Linux Developers Continue Work On The OMAP5

    Linux on ARMWhile the ultimate future of Texas Instruments' OMAP division remains uncertain, their software engineers continue to work on maturing the OMAP5 Linux support.
     

  • ARM Freedreno Driver Begins Work On Gallium3D

    Linux on ARMRob Clark has provided a status update on Freedreno, his reverse-engineered ARM open-source graphics driver for the Qualcomm Snapdragon / Adreno hardware.
     

  • Raspberry Pi Gets Fully Open-Source Graphics Stack

    Linux on ARMThe popular budget-friendly Raspberry Pi ARM development board now has a fully open-source graphics stack -- the user-space graphics drivers for the Broadcom VideoCore included!

  • X86/ARM Emulator

    Android-x86A quick search reveals that the WWW holds a vast array of material and tools classed as emulators, virtual machines and interpreters. These range from the highly sophisticated to simple academic exercises. If you narrow your search and look for X86 assembler emulators, you will find commercial DOS emulators, Basic language tools, Java utilities such as Jasmin, and a CodeProject article, ASM.net X86, amongst others.

  • AArch64 Called For Merging To GCC Trunk

    Linux on ARMThe ARM 64-bit compiler port (AArch64) of the GNU Compiler Collection is now ready for merging to trunk.
     

  • How To Port Linux To Your ARM Hardware Device

    Linux on ARMOne of few very technical and worthwhile sessions during the openSUSE Conference at this weekend's LinuxDays event was about porting Linux to new ARM-based hardware devices.
     

  • OpenSUSE ARMs Up For A Low-Power Battle

    Linux on ARMWhile Ubuntu has been taking the ARM server and desktop markets seriously for quite some time and is leading quite well on that front, Fedora has been getting behind ARM, and other distributions like Gentoo and Arch have their own interesting ARM Linux undertakings, openSUSE has been rather late to the party.

  • Samsung Set To Open-Source Parts Of The Exynos

    Linux on ARMIt appears that Samsung is preparing to open-source some code pertaining to their Exynos ARM SoC. At an event this weekend (YouTube stream), Samsung said they will open-source the kernel and platform components of their Exynos SoC. This new code is said to be dual-licensed under the GPLv2 and Apache 2.0 licenses.

  • Ubuntu Linux coming to tablets… starting with the Google Nexus 7

    Linux on ARMThe Nexus 7 tablet may be Google's flagship Android tablet. But it has a bootloader that can be unlocked, a powerful 1.2 GHz NVIDIA Tegra 3 quad-core processor, and 1GB of RAM. In other words, it should be perfectly capable of running other operating systems.

  • Initial ARMv8 Support For 32-bit GCC Port

    Linux on ARMDevelopers from ARM Holdings have published their initial ARMv8 patch for the GNU Compiler Collection for the 32-bit "AArch32" compiler port.
     

  • GCC Approves AArch64, ARM 64-bit Compiler Port

    Linux on ARMThe Linux 3.7 kernel introduces support for 64-bit ARM, a.k.a. AArch64. In further enabling 64-bit ARM support under Linux, the GCC Steering Committee has now officially accepted the AArch64 port of the GNU Compiler Collection. 64-bit ARM now has a compiler!

  • Linux Kernel 3.7 RC1 Brings Full ARM Support, Download Now

    Linux on ARMLinus Torvalds announced yesterday, October 14th, the immediate availability for download of the first released candidate for the Linux 3.7 kernel series. Linux kernel 3.7 RC1 comes with a lot of new features, according to Linus Torvalds. Among the listed changes, we find that now the "uapi" includes file cleanups.

  • Linux on ARM breakthrough to take away Torvalds' arse pain

    Linux on ARMA single Linux kernel build that can run on various ARM-powered kit from competing manufacturers has come closer to reality, much to Linus Torvalds' relief.
     

  • Xen ARM in Linux!

    Linux on ARMLast weekend Linus Torvalds pulled the Xen on ARM patches in his Linux tree, so as of Saturday the 7th of October, we have Xen ARM in upstream Linux! This makes Xen the first hypervisor supported by Linux on the ARM platform!

  • Linux Kernel 3.7 flexes its ARM muscles

    Linux on ARMTakeaway: With the Linux 3.7 kernel some major changes are in order. In particular, the support for ARM technology has arrived. Jack Wallen pontificates on what this could mean for the open source platform on multiple levels.

  • FreeBSD On ARM Is Still In Severed State

    Linux on ARMFreeBSD developers are still working on bringing up ARM hardware support for various platforms so that it's in a similar state to Linux.
     


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