Mind’s Embedded Software Architect Arnout Vandecappelle attended the OpenWRT Summit 2018 in Lisbon. Here are reports of the sessions.
Bradley spoke at OpenWRT Summit 2016 about the history of copyleft and GPL, and how OpenWRT is central to it because it could get started due to a GPL compliance action.Continue Reading
To implement a fast path in Linux, there are some userspace fastpath mechansisms but also in-kernel.Continue Reading
Librerouter is hardware and software to improve Internet connectivity.Continue Reading
IoT is currently built on vertical proprietary silos. Mozilla / W3C wants to build something that can create a Web of Things, that allows different devices to work together.Continue Reading
Normally, handling network packets (routing, NAT, …) is done by the Linux kernel on the CPU.Continue Reading
7 new members joined in the last year.
prpl APIs aim to break the cycles of one-off developments. Instead, collaborate to develop and grow a platform for different devices an on which features can be added.
The APIs are split into a high-level API and a low-level API. The low-level API is provided by the chipsets, the high-level API is provided by the platform.
A crucial point for prpl is to improve the open source relationship. Companies can contribute raw work to prpl on github, and prpl can work on upstreaming it.Continue Reading
Savemom helps bringing care to thousands of pregnant women in India.Continue Reading
The service delivery platform is the components you need to deliver and deploy software components on a router.Continue Reading
What is tested in OpenWRT, and how?Continue Reading
Wi-Fi can reach higher speeds in theory, but in practice Wi-Fi quality in the house is not so good. A lot of solutions exist, but they are not interoperable. Wi-Fi CERTIFIED EasyMesh™️ sets out to fix that.Continue Reading
With OpenWRT, it is possible to put a service on top of an existing OS (so not reflashing the device with OpenWRT, just adding an additional service).Continue Reading
Vehicles don’t only transport people, they also transport data.Continue Reading
What is the best language for prototyping in OpenWRT?Continue Reading
The prpl high-level API is there to help battle market fragmentation.Continue Reading
The prplWrt repository is opened today. prplWrt is an additional feed on top of OpenWRT.Continue Reading