This layer holds the bits useful for Mentor Embedded Linux, but which aren't appropriate for inclusion in the distro layer.

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meta-mel-support web subdirectory

Last commit: 1 year, 8 months ago (morty branch)


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The meta-mel-support layer depends upon:

Recipe name Version Description
96boards-tools 0.7 Useful bits an pieces to make 96Boards more standard across the board
binutils GNU binary utilities
bmap-tools 2.5 Tools to generate block map (AKA bmap) and flash images using bmap
chkconfig-alternatives 1.3.59+X Maintain symbolic links determining default commands
core-image-minimal-install-initramfs 1.0 Small image capable of booting a device. The kernel includes the Minimal RAM-based Initial Root Filesystem (initramfs), which finds the first 'init' program more efficiently.
firmware-wireless 0.0+gitX Firmware files for wireless chips for use with Linux kernel
linux-yocto 3.17.8+gitX Linux kernel
linux-yocto 3.10.65+gitX Linux kernel
linux-yocto-rt 3.10.65+gitX Linux kernel
linux-yocto-tiny 3.17.8+gitX Linux kernel
linux-yocto-tiny 3.10.65+gitX Linux kernel
packagegroup-role-nas 1.0 Package group for a nas-type device
packagegroup-role-print-server 1.0 Package group for a print-server-type device
packagegroup-role-router 1.0 Package group for a router-type device
packagegroup-tools-audio 1.0 Package group for audio support.
packagegroup-tools-benchmark 1.0 Package group for benchmarking the target
plymouth-mel 1.0 MEL theme and logo for plymouth
tofrodos-native 1.7.12a Tofrodos is a text file conversion utility that converts ASCII files between the MSDOS and unix format