This layer is intended to be used on systems where one doesn't wish to use space for an initramfs that isn't used in actual operation, but still need to do some setup before the main init system. It also incorporates handling for a combination or read-only-rootfs, volatile storage, and persistent storage for system where one wants to be able have configuration changes, but doesn't want excessive writes to fs (e.g. on flash storage), and/or persistent storage is at a premium.

Git repository

https://github.com/cshoredaniel/meta-earlyinit.git web repo

Last commit: 7 months ago (master branch)

Maintainer

  • Daniel Dickinson (Entire Layer) email

Dependencies

The meta-earlyinit layer depends upon: