[FE training-materials-updates] Kernel agenda: improve prerequisites

Michael Opdenacker michael.opdenacker at free-electrons.com
Mon Feb 17 15:30:42 CET 2014

Repository : git://git.free-electrons.com/training-materials.git

On branch  : master
Link       : http://git.free-electrons.com/training-materials/commit/?id=726933afb8033f0ebb26a6133ad6cc285875efd6


commit 726933afb8033f0ebb26a6133ad6cc285875efd6
Author: Michael Opdenacker <michael.opdenacker at free-electrons.com>
Date:   Mon Feb 17 15:16:38 2014 +0100

    Kernel agenda: improve prerequisites
    - Strenghthen the C programming prerequisite
    - Also recommend our Embedded Linux course for people
      with no embedded Linux development experience.
    Signed-off-by: Michael Opdenacker <michael.opdenacker at free-electrons.com>


 agenda/kernel-agenda.tex |   25 +++++++++++++++++--------
 1 file changed, 17 insertions(+), 8 deletions(-)

diff --git a/agenda/kernel-agenda.tex b/agenda/kernel-agenda.tex
index e4329c8..3b7928b 100644
--- a/agenda/kernel-agenda.tex
+++ b/agenda/kernel-agenda.tex
@@ -30,8 +30,7 @@ Embedded Linux kernel and driver development training\\
 \arrayrulecolor{lightgray} {
-    {\bf Title} & Embedded Linux kernel and driver development
-    training \\
+    {\bf Title} & Embedded Linux kernel and driver development training \\
     {\bf Overview} &
@@ -59,16 +58,26 @@ Embedded Linux kernel and driver development training\\
     \newline People supporting embedded Linux system developers. \\
-    {\bf Prerequisites} & {\bf Knowledge and practice of Unix or
-      GNU/Linux commands}
+    {\bf Prerequisites} &
+    {\bf Solid experience in C programming}
+    \newline In particular, participants must be familiar
+    with creating and dealing with complex data types and structures,
+    with pointers to such symbols, as well as with function pointers.
+    \newline {\bf Knowledge and practice of UNIX or GNU/Linux commands}
     \newline People lacking experience on this topic should get
     trained by themselves with our freely available on-line slides
-    (\url{http://free-electrons.com/docs/command-line/})
-    \newline {\bf Knowledge and practice of C programming} \\
+    (\url{http://free-electrons.com/docs/command-line/}).
+    \newline {\bf Experience in embedded Linux development}.
+    \newline Taking our Embedded Linux course
+    (\url{http://free-electrons.com/training/embedded-linux/})
+    first is not an absolute prerequisite, but it will definitely be
+    useful for people with no or very little embedded Linux development
+    experience.\\
     {\bf Required equipment} &
-    {\bf For on-site sessions only.}
+    {\bf For on-site sessions only}
     \newline Everything is supplied by Free Electrons in public sessions.
     \item Video projector
@@ -473,5 +482,5 @@ Embedded Linux kernel and driver development training\\
- \end{document}

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