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arm: mm: memory layout

This post is to discuss the memory layout in arm 32-bit architecture. The reference source code here is qualcomm msm kernel release 3.4.0.

Be default, MMU is enabled in arm 32-bit architecture. 2,568 more words

Linux Kernel

Ether device API functions and some other hacks

Hi again

I worked on ether device API functions in a last month before module init/exit cases. Mainly I worked on 3 functions and got understanding of some others. 815 more words

arm64: time: local_clock

This article is to discuss API local_clock(), including its applications, different implementations on different kernel configurations. The referenced source code here is kernel 3.18.0. 1,056 more words

Linux Kernel

Android Architecture

Android architecture categorized into 5 parts :

  1. Linux kernel
  2. Native libraries (middleware)
  3. Android Runtime
  4. Android Framework
  5. Applications

Following is the architecture of Android operating system.. 214 more words

Android Tutorial

Linux kernel mailing list

Linux development is based on mailing lists. You may learn something by subscribing to some mailing lists. All you need to do is to send emails to Majordomo@vger.kernel.org. 178 more words

Linux Kernel

Build your own kernel in Ubuntu 14.04

Download Linux kernel source code
$ repo init git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git

Copy from current Kernel configuration to working directory
$ cp /boot/config-$(uname -r) .config

Make configuration based on .config… 20 more words

Linux Kernel

[Part II] Macros module init/exit, Boilerplate code and Linux Kernel

So, as I said in my last blog, I will explain about transformation semantic patch which can be used after matching module init/exit part. Before I go in to the detail, I would like to clear some points. 454 more words