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Live Coding Session #15 - Running applications

When: Thursday August 27th, 2020 - 5:00 PM Europe/Berlin

Topic: Running applications in the context of a yocto-generated distribution, with focus on systemd.

Notes from session

JPEW: the init system can also be set through the INIT_MANAGER variable

Generally, this session and layer try to adhere to real life best practises instead of quick demos:


Recording at


LinkedIn Event

Yocto Livecoding - Running applications

OE Calendar

Yocto Livecoding Session 15

External resources

meta-quicksilver: the layer created during the sessions

simple-echo-server: a simple tcp echo application for demonstration puposes, which can be tested with telnet.