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Thursday, August 30 • 3:20pm - 4:05pm
Linux on AArch64, the 64-bit ARM Architecture - Catalin Marinas, ARM Ltd.

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This presentation details the Linux kernel implementation on the new AArch64 architecture using the new instruction set, exception and memory models. The presentation will highlight the main changes from previous versions of the ARM architecture and corresponding Linux kernel support.

The presentation is aimed at Linux kernel developers and system programmers with an interest in the 64-bit ARM architecture. Some prior knowledge of Linux kernel architecture porting is assumed and general information about exception handling and MMU functionality will help. This session is important for people planning to work on AArch64 platforms.


Catalin Marinas, ARM Ltd.

Catalin Marinas has been a Linux kernel developer for more than ten years with solid experience in kernel programming on the ARM architecture. He is currently working for ARM Ltd. as Linux kernel technical leader, responsible for the development and contribution of new ARM architecture... Read More →

Thursday August 30, 2012 3:20pm - 4:05pm PDT
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