Anatomy of a Linux Device Driver

Date: April 21, 2023

Anatomy of a Linux Device Driver

This webinar examines the role and structure of a Linux device driver, how it interacts with existing frameworks and subsystems within the Linux kernel.

We will also:
  • Look at how these frameworks are used in a consistent way, providing a basic structure which is common to most Linux device drivers.
  • Show how the interfaces to user space applications fit into the same basic structure
  • Discuss some issues about the development process for Linux device drivers such as licensing and mainlining

This webinar includes examples using an NXP® i.MX 8X based Toradex Colibri iMX8X System on Module.

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