DART-MX8M-PLUS Release Notes

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

Android 11.0.0_2.2.0-dart-mx8mp_v1.2

1 Release Notes

Based on release Google: android-11.0.0_r36 NXP BSP: Android 11.0.0_2.2.0
Release tag android-11.0.0_2.2.0-dart-mx8mp_v1.2
Release date 04/04/2022
Supported platforms DART-MX8M-PLUS / VAR-SOM-MX8M-PLUS
SOM revision v1.0 and higher
NXP BSP FTP imx-android-11.0.0_2.2.0.tar.gz
Variscite BSP git https://github.com/varigit/MX6x-android
Variscite BSP branch android-11.0.0_2.2.0-var01
Kernel git https://github.com/varigit/linux-imx
Kernel branch android-11.0.0_2.2.0-var01
U-Boot git https://github.com/varigit/uboot-imx
U-Boot branch lf_v2021.04_var01
Cortex M4 U-Boot supportMCUXPRESSO_2.9.0_V1.0_DART-MX8M-PLUS
Cortex M4 Linux remoteproc supportMCUXPRESSO_2.9.0_V1.0_DART-MX8M-PLUS
File System build system Android
Recovery SD card link dart-mx8mp-recovery-sd.v74.img.gz

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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 1.2
U-Boot Updates
Read carrier_rev from EEPROM
Add support for ADIN1300
Fix SOM PHY reset when using legacy DT8MCustomBoard revisions
Set AR8033 VDDH_REG to 1.8V on Symphony-Board and DT8MCustomBoard
Linux Updates
imx8_var_defconfig: enable driver for ADIN PHY ADIN1300 replaces AR8033 on DART-MX8M-PLUS 1.3, VAR-SOM-MX8M-PLUS 1.3, DT8MCustomBoard 3.0 and Symphony-Board 1.6
Release 1.1
imx8mp-var-dart: Introduce support for pcal6408 pcal6408 replaces tca6408 on DT8MCustomBoard rev. >= 2.1A
gpio: pca953x: Introduce standard-regs-fallback property
gpio: pca953x: Introduce support for nxp,pcal6408
Remap buttons Home is mapped to Android Home screen, Up is mapped to Volume Up and Down is mapped to Volume Down
Release 1.0
Initial release based on NXP's android-11.0.0_2.2.0 for the i.MX8M Plus
Known Issues
WiFi hotspot SSID broadcast not working reliably Known issue in this NXP Android release