2012 Contract Work

This is a status page for the CE Workgroup 2012 Contract work.

On June 6, 2012, the Architecture group prioritized the following projects for approval for contract work:

Project list:

  1. eMMC/SSD file system tuning
  2. Kernel dynamic memory allocation tracking and reduction
  3. Mainline Android fiq_glue patch 
  4. ConnMan support for WiFi direct
  5. Improve kexecboot
  6. Measure and slim down systemd and udev
  7. Make UBIFS more robust
  8. Support same log buffer or tracing buffer in both

Status Table

Name Amount   contractor   contract   started   completed  
eMMC tuning 16000 Cogent Embedded signed yes? no
dynamic memory reduction  6000 Ezequiel Garcia signed yes no
mainline FIQ  7500 Alessandro Rubini notified (on hold) no no
ConnMann WiFi direct  24000 ProFusion  no no no
improve kexecboot  1280 Yuri Bushmelev  in progress no no
measuer systemd and udev  15000 ProFusion  no no no
UBIFS robustness  10000 Linutronix?? no no no
u-boot log buffer sharing  10000 ??  no no no

 

Status for Each Project:

eMMC/SSD file system tuning

Project name: eMMC/SSD file system tuning
Project proposal: http://elinux.org/EMMC/SSD_file_system_tuning
Recommended budget: $16,000
Recommended contractor: Cogent Embedded

Dynamic memory reduction

Project name: Kernel dynamic memory allocation tracking and reduction
Project proposal:
http://elinux.org/Kernel_dynamic_memory_allocation_tracking_and_reduction
Recommended budget: $6,000
Recommended contractor: Ezequiel Garcia

Mainline FIQ

Project name: Mainline android fiq_glue patch in Linux kernel
Project proposal:  http://elinux.org/Mainline_android_fiq_glue_patch_in_Linux_kernel
Recommended budget: $7,500
Recommended contractor: Alessandro Rubini 

ConnMan support for WiFi direct

Project name: ConnMan support for Wi-Fi direct
Project proposal: http://elinux.org/ConnMan_supporting_Wi-Fi
Recommended budget: $24,000
Recommended contractor: ProFusion

 Improve kexecboot

Project name: Improve kexecboot
Project proposal: http://elinux.org/Improve_kexecboot
Recommended budget: $1,280
Recommended contractor: Yuri Bushmelev 

Measure systemd and udev

Project name: Measure and slim down systemd and udev
Project proposal: http://elinux.org/Measure_and_slim_down_systemd_and_udev
Recommended budget: $15,000
Recommended contractor: ProFusion

UBIFS Robustness 

Project name: Make UBIFS more robust
Project proposal:
http://elinux.org/Start_working_on_the_%22unstable_bits%22_issue_to_make...
Recommended budget: $10,000
Recommended contractor: <still finding contractor>

 U-Boot log buffer sharing

Project name: Support same log buffer or tracing buffer in both
bootloader and kernel
Project proposal:
http://elinux.org/Support_same_log_buffer_or_tracing_buffer_in_both_boot...
Recommended budget: $10,000
Recommended contractor: <still finding contractor>

Groups: