This is a cross-post from my blog on the Yocto Project web site. Please visit us there for more information about the project and our work on embedded Linux.
In a classic 1966 science fiction novel , some of the moon’s colonists are hiding out in a hotel room in Luna City in the year 2075, and realize that the lunar colony is headed for inevitable chaos and death. So a group of four colonists decided to declare a revolution and they began to formulate their ambitious plans to overthrow the status quo.
This is a cross-post from my blog on the Yocto Project website.
One of the fun things about having a metric system term as a project name is that you can use it in so many useful ways.
Just for review class, according to Wikipedia, a yocto-anything is 10-24 of that thing. So a yoctosecond is one quadrillionth of a second, a very brief time indeed. The rest mass of a proton is about 1.67 yoctograms.