How to create a mobile access point using new Yocto layer
Jukka Rissanen <jukka.rissanen@...>
I have been experimenting with Yocto and created a new layer called meta-eca that builds ECA (Embedded Connectivity Appliance). ECA is a platform for building network appliances. One such use case is mobile access point which uses ConnMan tethering functionality to tether wifi, bluetooth, USB gadget and ethernet connections.
There is a howto at http://metaeca.wordpress.com/ which gives detailed build instructions how to create ECA using Yocto. There are build instructions for Beagleboard xM, Beaglebone Black, Atom-PC, VirtualBox, Intel NUC, Intel FRI2 and Raspberry Pi devices.
The meta-eca layer source code is at https://github.com/jukkar/meta-eca