The Jupiter Nano ships with a debian image. However, not everyone wants to use debian. Also, something like Yocto allows you to heavily customize your linux image as well as reduce your boot time considerably. Check out this post that lays the foundation for creating a Yocto image.
Tinkering with the Jupiter Nano: Part 1 – Is it a microcontroller or a low-power linux machine?!
The Jupiter Nano is an open-source hardware based on an awesome MPU product from Microchip called the SAMA5D27C-LD1G. The boards exposes a lot of IO in spite of a tiny form-factor, boots a full-fledged linux distro as well as can support microcontroller-like development flow.
Yocto: Part 10 – Building and using SDK for Raspberry Pi
In the tenth part of this series on Yocto, we talk about SDKs! How to build them, install them and finally use them to build your next awesome application!
Like the RPi Zero? You will love the Jupiter Nano!
I recently came across a wonderful, tiny, fully open-source board on CrowdSupply and loved it. Here's my take on this!