[bootlin/training-materials updates] master: Embedded Linux: misc improvements (cd85438d)

Michael Opdenacker michael.opdenacker at bootlin.com
Mon May 25 20:25:07 CEST 2020

Repository : https://github.com/bootlin/training-materials
On branch  : master
Link       : https://github.com/bootlin/training-materials/commit/cd85438d5a4b7b6713b0d69456b34232f806de5d


commit cd85438d5a4b7b6713b0d69456b34232f806de5d
Author: Michael Opdenacker <michael.opdenacker at bootlin.com>
Date:   Mon May 25 20:25:07 2020 +0200

    Embedded Linux: misc improvements
    Signed-off-by: Michael Opdenacker <michael.opdenacker at bootlin.com>


 labs/setup/setup.tex                                 | 4 +++-
 slides/sysdev-intro/sysdev-intro.tex                 | 4 ++--
 slides/sysdev-shopping-list/sysdev-shopping-list.tex | 2 +-
 3 files changed, 6 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)

diff --git a/labs/setup/setup.tex b/labs/setup/setup.tex
index 7c2f9b2e..577227b1 100644
--- a/labs/setup/setup.tex
+++ b/labs/setup/setup.tex
@@ -27,7 +27,9 @@ Feel free to install other packages you may need for your development
 environment. In particular, we recommend to install your favorite text
 editor and configure it to your taste. The favorite text editors of
 embedded Linux developers are of course {\em Vim} and {\em Emacs}, but
-there are also plenty of other possibilities, such as {\em GEdit},
+there are also plenty of other possibilities, such as {Visual Studio
+Code}\footnote{This tool from Microsoft is Open Source! To try it on
+Ubuntu: \code{sudo snap install code}}, {\em GEdit},
 {\em Qt Creator}, {\em CodeBlocks}, {\em Geany}, etc.
 It is worth mentioning that by default, Ubuntu comes with a very
diff --git a/slides/sysdev-intro/sysdev-intro.tex b/slides/sysdev-intro/sysdev-intro.tex
index 2186bfcd..546f8f31 100644
--- a/slides/sysdev-intro/sysdev-intro.tex
+++ b/slides/sysdev-intro/sysdev-intro.tex
@@ -108,7 +108,7 @@
       the system is designed and developed
   \item {\bf Allows to have full control over the software part of
-      your system}
+      your system and secure your investment}
@@ -247,7 +247,7 @@
   \item Both MMU and no-MMU architectures are supported, even though
     no-MMU architectures have a few limitations.
-  \item Linux is not designed for small microcontrollers.
+  \item Linux does not support small microcontrollers (8 or 16 bit)
   \item Besides the toolchain, the bootloader and the kernel, all
     other components are generally {\bf architecture-independent}
diff --git a/slides/sysdev-shopping-list/sysdev-shopping-list.tex b/slides/sysdev-shopping-list/sysdev-shopping-list.tex
index 88b39ee3..27f9eec0 100644
--- a/slides/sysdev-shopping-list/sysdev-shopping-list.tex
+++ b/slides/sysdev-shopping-list/sysdev-shopping-list.tex
@@ -5,7 +5,7 @@
       \item Microchip SAMA5D3 Xplained board - Available from Microchip and
- 	    multiple distributors (Mouser, Digikey...)
+ 	    multiple distributors (Mouser, Digikey...).
 	    See \url{https://bit.ly/2Ghv10p} (Microchip's website)
       \item USB Serial Cable - Female ends:
 	    Olimex: \url{https://j.mp/18Hk8yF} \\

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