ARC adbd ConfigFS / FunctionFS proxy for Developer Mode

This sets up the ADB gadget to allow Chromebooks that have the necessary hardware / kernel support to be able to use ADB over USB. This avoids exposing ConfigFS into the container.

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This service expects a file in /etc/arc/adbd.json to configure the service. The file should be a JSON with the following format:

  # Required, the USB product identifier for the SoC.
  "usbProductId": "0x520B",
  # Optional, a list of kernel modules that need to be loaded prior to starting
  # to setup the USB gadget.
  "kernelModules": [
    # Each one of these objects will become an invocation to modprobe(8).
      # Required, the name of the kernel module.
      "name": "g_ffs",
      # Optional, the list of additional parameters to modprobe(8). These can be
      # used to further configure the module.
      "parameters": [