For task-based information using the Yocto Project, see the Yocto Project Development Manual and the Yocto Project Linux Kernel Development Manual.
For information on Bit Bake, which is the task execution tool the Open Embedded build system is based on, see the Bit Bake User Manual.
Finally, you can also find lots of Yocto Project information on the Yocto Project website.
For general Yocto Project system requirements, see the "Setting Up to Use the Yocto Project" section in the Yocto Project Quick Start.
The remainder of this section provides details on system requirements not covered in the Yocto Project Quick Start.
Yocto Project releases are tested against the stable Linux distributions in the following list.
The Yocto Project should work on other distributions but validation is not performed against them.
In particular, the Yocto Project does not support and currently has no plans to support rolling-releases or development distributions due to their constantly changing nature.
This manual provides reference information for the current release of the Yocto Project.
The Yocto Project is an open-source collaboration project focused on embedded Linux developers.