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  1. UEFI for ARM/ARM64 on QEMU

    One really useful thing that happened at Linaro Connect last week was that Ard Biesheuvel managed to complete the port of UEFI to arm and aarch64 QEMU. This has been a component missing for us to enable what is really the standard development environment for most Linux devs. Ard has …

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  2. Foundation Model - a line in the sand?

    When ARM announced its 64-bit architecture, this was eventually followed by a free (as in beer) software model of that architecture. This model is called the Foundation Model, and although somewhat of an unwanted stepchild next to the commercially available (read expensive) FVP Base model, it is periodically updated.

    Unfortunately …

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  3. BeagleBone Black booting

    The TI Beagle development boards have a ... weird (software) boot architecture. All documentation I was able to find online for running Linux on them is based around a set of cryptic and very specific instructions to:

    • create a small 16-bit FAT partition at the start of the (micro)SD card …
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