Re: Improved support for BeagleBone (Black) for Fedora 20

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On Thu, Oct 10, 2013 at 12:10 PM, Kyle McMartin <kyle@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 10, 2013 at 12:58:01PM -0400, Jason Kridner wrote:
>> Did you know that BeagleBone Black is *true* open hardware? This means
>> that people can readily take the design and make their own custom
>> changes to it even prototyping it in low quantities, such as being
>> supported for the upcoming Arduino TRE. The same can't be said for
>> some other boards in the same price range also looking to get Linux in
>> the hands of more people.
>> It is also $35 to distributors and those including it in other open
>> hardware projects.
>> OK, it might not have been best for me to start with a sales pitch,
>> but it seems to me a lot of people aren't aware.
>> I'd like to figure out who has interest in improving Fedora support on
>> BeagleBone Black and what I can do to help them. We have a running
>> image of Fedora...
>> has a bit more information on that as
>> well as the desired end experience
>> ...but there are a lot of things that need to be done to try to make
>> it more appealing to expose more "makers" to Linux.
>> First and foremost, support needs to be in the Fedora mainline, not on
>> a remix. I'd be very happy if I was copied on any blocking issues in
>> that regard so that I can help get them addressed.
> Thanks! I've got a trimmed down patchset that I'm ready to apply to
> Fedora for it, just waiting on some test results and some config tweaks,
> and then we should be good to go on F-20. I'll let you know as soon as
> we have images for you.


Kyle, as i haven't seen your patchset/config

If you happened to start with our reference 3.12 config from there was an issues where the usb host
port was not working..  That has now just been fixed, essentially


Robert Nelson
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