NOTE: The event will be held in Central Daylight Time (CDT), UTC -5.

View More Details for Open Source Summit + Embedded Linux Conference North America 2020
Registration Information.
Back To Schedule
Tuesday, June 30 • 10:30am - 11:20am
War Story: Using Mainline Linux for an Android TV BSP - Neil Armstrong, BayLibre SAS

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule, view media, leave feedback and see who's attending!

Feedback form is now closed.
In the recent times, the Android Open Source Project codebase aims to run on (nearly) untouched Mainline Linux and U-Boot. Most of the Hardware Abstraction Libraries were adapted to use the modern and recent Linux APIs like DRM/KMS, V4L2 for Video Decode, ...

During last year, Neil was involved into an upstream-first open Android TV BSP, aiming to fully support AOSP for TV running on a Low-Cost generally available ARM based System-on-Chip designed for TV application.

Neil will overview the requirements and struggles in term of system support, upstreaming & Android tweaking to enable AOSP to boot on such device, including the whole trusted boot chain, to graphical Linux with multimedia features enabled.

avatar for Neil Armstrong

Neil Armstrong

Embedded Linux Engineer, BayLibre
Embedded Linux Engineer since 2008, Neil worked on designing and supporting small in-house designed SoCs for Digital TV Content Protection, Set-Top-Box or Security Co-Processor, and is now Embedded Linux Expert in the Baylibre team. He ports, maintains and upstreams Linux support... Read More →

Tuesday June 30, 2020 10:30am - 11:20am CDT
ELC Theater A