[erlang-questions] Erlang on Arduino - ArduinoBoardYun?

Lloyd R. Prentice <>
Wed May 20 05:04:36 CEST 2015


Thanks guys,

It'll be fun to see if I can expand my Erlang skills, such as they are, beyond the web.

All the best,

Lloyd

Sent from my iPad

> On May 19, 2015, at 8:12 PM, João Henrique Ferreira de Freitas <> wrote:
> 
> Hi,
> 
> 
> 
> Follow any Yocto tutorials and then:
> 
> 1 - clone the meta-erlang repo
> 
> 2 - so you have to add meta-erlang in conf/bblayer.conf:
> 
> BBLAYERS ?= " \
>   ...
>  path_to_source/sources/meta-erlang \
>  "
> 
> 3- the easy way is to add 'IMAGE_INSTALL_append = " erlang"' in conf/local.conf and run 'bitbake core-image-minimal'.
> 
> This will setup a basic image with erlang inside.
> 
> Don't forget to setup the correct MACHINE in conf/local.conf. I usually test with qemux86 and qemuarm.
> 
> meta-erlang layer adds Erlang to Yocto/OpenEmbedded build system. There is no trick to get it working. The erlang bitbake recipe splits erlang in many packages so you can add only ones that you will use.
> 
> Thanks.
> 
> 
>> On 19/05/2015 17:30, Lloyd R. Prentice wrote:
>> Many thanks, João,
>> 
>> I see a number of Yocto tutorials, but not much on meta-erlang. Could you please give me or point to a short, sweet, high-level overview?
>> 
>> All the best,
>> 
>> Lloyd
>> 
>> Sent from my iPad
>> 
>>> On May 19, 2015, at 3:09 PM, João Henrique Ferreira de Freitas <> wrote:
>>> 
>>> 
>>> Hi,
>>> 
>>> You could try Yocto Project (1) and meta-erlang (2).
>>> 
>>> 1 https://www.yoctoproject.org/
>>> 2 http://layers.openembedded.org/layerindex/branch/master/layer/meta-erlang/
>>> 
>>>> On 16/05/2015 17:47, Lloyd R. Prentice wrote:
>>>> Is it possible, or has anyone installed Erlang on the Arduino Yun? And if so, how would it be done?
>>>> 
>>>> http://www.arduino.cc/en/Main/ArduinoBoardYun?from=Main.ArduinoYUN
>>>> 
>>>> If possible, it seems that this would be a cool way to get sensor data into an Erlang system.
>>>> 
>>>> All the best,
>>>> 
>>>> LRP
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> Sent from my iPad
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