It's not an embedded Linux distribution – it creates a custom one for you
A BeagleBone and BeagleBone Black BSP is provided as an ARM reference platform for the Yocto Project. Per yoctoproject.org:
The Yocto Project™ is an open source collaboration project that provides templates, tools and methods to help you create custom Linux-based systems for embedded products regardless of the hardware architecture.
Projected created on: Fri Jul 22 2011 18:11:48 GMT-0000 (UTC)
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