DART-MX8M-MINI Release Notes

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

Android q10.0.0_1.0.0-ga_dart-mx8mm_v1.7

1 Release Notes

Based on release Google: Q-10.0.0_r14 NXP BSP: q10.0.0_1.0.0_ga
Release tag q10.0.0_1.0.0-ga_dart-mx8mm_v1.7
Release date 04/01/2021
Supported platforms DART-MX8M-MINI / VAR-SOM-MX8M-MINI
SOM revision DART-MX8M-MINI & VAR-SOM-MX8M-MINI V1.1 and higher
Carrier board revision v1.2 and higher
NXP BSP FTP imx-android-10.0.0_1.0.0.tar.gz
Variscite BSP git https://github.com/varigit/MX6x-android
Variscite BSP branch q10.0.0_1.0.0-ga-var01
Kernel git https://github.com/varigit/linux-imx
Kernel branch q10.0.0_1.0.0-ga_var01
U-Boot git https://github.com/varigit/uboot-imx
U-Boot branch imx_v2019.04_4.19.35_1.1.0-var02
File System build system Android
Recovery SD card link dart-mx8mm-recovery-sd.v67.img.gz

Note: Some web browsers have removed FTP support. Please see our FTP wiki page or download using the command line:

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After downloading the image, visit our Recovery SD card guide to learn how to program a recovery SD card.

2 Change Log

Change List Description
Release 1.7
Fixed CAN controller pins The MCP2518FD driver does not use the TX-INT pin, so removed GPIO1_15 from the CAN controller pins
Release 1.6
Added support for VAR-SOM-MX8M-MINI revision 1.3
CAN: Upgraded the MCP251XFD CAN driver
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 1.5
Added support for DART-MX8M-MINI on DT8MCustomBoard V2.0
Release 1.4
Added support for VAR-SOM-MX8M-MINI on Symphony-Board V1.4A
Removed support for VAR-SOM-MX8M-MINI SOM rev. 1.0
Fix occasional WiFi crash during bootup
Release 1.3
Update BT/WiFi firmware for bc43xx to Laird release 8.2.0.16
Kernel: Update Bluetooth firmware file name to BCM43430A1.hcd
Release 1.2
imx-atf: Fixed the derate enable conflict issue
U-Boot: Fix m4 binary loading when using the TCM
Kernel: Correct ldo1/ldo2 voltage for DART-MX8MM-MINI and VAR-SOM-MX8MM-MINI Based on MLK-23275-1 by NXP
Release 1.1
Android:
Added MTP and PTP support (The current ptn5150 driver does not support power delivery role swap)
Switched Android UI dpi to 160dpi
Added a new boot animation
Framework auto focus support
U-Boot:
SPL: Disabled SD card detect pin
Kernel:
OV5640 camera auto focus support
Fixed missing SD reset pinmux definition for SOM rev. 1.0
MLK-21958-6 introduced a new clocks calculation method for mipi panels
drm/bridge: nwl-dsi: allow using legacy pll settings
Added Cortex-M4 related device trees
sound: pcm_memory: export snd_pcm_lib_preallocate_free
Release 1.0
Android 10.0.0 v1.0.0 (kernel 4.19.42) for DART-MX8M-MINI