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Buildroot Developers Meeting, 20-21 October 2018, Edinburgh

The Buildroot Developers meeting is a 2-day event for Buildroot developers and contributors. It allows Buildroot developers and contributors to discuss the hot topics in the Buildroot development, work on patches, and generally meet each other, facilitating further online discussions. Attending the event is free, after registration.

Location and date

The next Buildroot Developers meeting will take place on October 20th and 21st 2018 in Edinburgh, right before the Embedded Linux Conference Europe 2018. The meeting will take place in a meeting room whose location is communicated only to the registered participants. It is located close to the Edinburg International Conference Center.



We would like to thank our sponsors:

  • Rockwell Collins delivers innovate aviation and high-integrity solutions that transform commercial and government customers' futures worldwide. Rockwell Collins sponsors a dinner this year for participants of the meeting.
  • Mind-logo.png
    Mind is the Embedded Software division of Essensium, which provides consultancy and services specifically in the field of Linux and Open Source SW for Embedded Systems. Mind sponsors the meeting room.

Please contact Thomas Petazzoni ( if you would like to sponsor the Buildroot Developers meeting.


  1. Thomas Petazzoni
  2. Matt Weber
  3. Peter Korsgaard
  4. Luca Ceresoli (Sunday only)
  5. Trevor Woerner (Saturday only)
  6. Arnout Vandecappelle
  7. Mark Corbin (provisional)
  8. Romain Naour
  9. Yann E. MORIN

Meeting agenda

  • Parallel build?
  • Security Assessment Common Product Enumeration (CPE) patches for reporting and maintenance (M. Weber)
  • Buildroot association
    • Approve financial report 2016 and 2017
    • Budget 2018 and 2019
    • Approve invoice template for sponsoring
    • Assign treasurer to keep track of the bank account movements
    • Can we attract sponsors, and use that to support the maintenance work?
    • New members?