ARM64 vanilla kernel in QEMU

It has been quite some time since i have experimented on any thing and the COVID-19 pandemic lock down provided the needed time to experiment few things other than official work. This blog is about compiling and running ARM64 linux kernel in a qemu environment with the rootfs compiled using buildroot. With buildroot this can… Continue reading ARM64 vanilla kernel in QEMU

Booting Linux Kernel from TFTP and NFS File System for Pandaboard

  I have had the pandaboard for almost 7 years which i basically bought to do some experiments in WLAN and to know more about how ARM multicore works. It has been quite some time since i have done something useful with it. Initially i want to check whether the latest u-boot and linux kernel… Continue reading Booting Linux Kernel from TFTP and NFS File System for Pandaboard

Dnsmasq – A simple DHCPv6 server for Embedded devices

Most of the embedded devices which is available in the market right now has some kind of network connectivity which is either wired or wireless. If the device is capable of running linux then we can make it act as router (for home/SOHO) and provide IPv6 addresses to the clients which connects to it. In… Continue reading Dnsmasq – A simple DHCPv6 server for Embedded devices