DART-MX8M-MINI Release Notes

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DART-MX8M-MINI / VAR-SOM-MX8M-MINI Release Notes

Yocto dunfell-fslc-5.4-2.1.x-mx8mm-v1.4

1 Release Notes

Based on release Yocto: Poky 3.1, BSP: FSLC 3.1, Linux: 5.4-2.1.x-imx
Release tag dunfell-fslc-5.4-2.1.x-mx8mm-v1.4
Date 04/01/2021
Supported platforms DART-MX8M-MINI / VAR-SOM-MX8M-MINI
SOM revision v1.0 and higher
Variscite BSP git https://github.com/varigit/meta-variscite-fslc
Variscite BSP branch dunfell
Variscite BSP commit ID bf6ef0facb630882c8bacb634d7d66586105e765
Kernel git https://github.com/varigit/linux-imx
Kernel branch 5.4-2.1.x-imx_var01
Kernel commit ID 786d1c620c9279028a5c13770721c0be1db7ee95
U-Boot git https://github.com/varigit/uboot-imx
U-Boot branch imx_v2020.04_5.4.24_2.1.0_var02
U-Boot commit ID 41014c43544a948fc7592b423f1d29959a6ed599
File System build system Yocto Dunfell
Recovery SD card link dart-mx8mm-recovery-sd.v67.img.gz

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2 Change Log

Change List Description
Release 1.4
Fixed CAN controller pins The MCP2518FD driver does not use the TX-INT pin, so removed GPIO1_15 from the CAN controller pins
Release 1.3
Added support for VAR-SOM-MX8M-MINI revision 1.3
Older VAR-SOM-MX8M-MINI revisions need DTS adjustments for correct CAN operation See: VAR-SOM-MX8M-MINI/NANO rev. 1.0/1.1/1.2 CAN bus support
Release 1.2
Added support for DART-MX8M-MINI on DT8MCustomBoard V2.0
Release 1.1
Upgraded to kernel version 5.4.85
Added support for VAR-SOM-MX8M-MINI on Symphony-Board V1.4A
Removed support for VAR-SOM-MX8M-MINI SOM rev. 1.0
Fixed occasional pulseaudio device initialization problems
Re-added packages available in previous Yocto releases
Release 1.0
Initial Yocto Dunfell release for DART-MX8M-MINI and VAR-SOM-MX8M-MINI