DART-MX8M-PLUS Release Notes

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

Debian bullseye-5.10.52-mx8mp-v1.0

1 Release Notes

Based on release Debian: Bullseye 11, Linux Kernel: NXP lf-5.10.y
Release git https://github.com/varigit/debian-var
Release branch debian_bullseye_var01
Release tag imx8mp-var-dart-debian-bullseye-5.10.52-v1.0
Date 12/17/2021
Supported platforms DART-MX8M-PLUS / VAR-SOM-MX8M-PLUS
SOM revision v1.0 and higher
Embedded Linux Distribution Debian Bullseye
Kernel git https://github.com/varigit/linux-imx
Kernel branch lf-5.10.y_var03
Kernel commit ID d68355beac499ef3f32e4fd913044ba0cee46e44
U-Boot git https://github.com/varigit/uboot-imx
U-Boot branch lf_v2021.04_var02
U-Boot commit ID 13ab77c00f573b0d9ca10e4e01ba7eae51314fa3
Cortex M7 U-Boot supportMCUXPRESSO_2.10.0_V1.0_DART-MX8M-PLUS
Cortex M7 Linux remoteproc supportMCUXPRESSO_2.10.0_V1.0_DART-MX8M-PLUS
Recovery SD card link imx8mp-var-dart-debian-bullseye-5.10.52-v1.0.img.gz

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

$ wget ftp://customerv:Variscite1@ftp.variscite.com/DART-MX8M-PLUS/Software/debian/imx8mp-var-dart-debian-bullseye-5.10.52-v1.0.img.gz 

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 3.0
Updated Cortex-M7 support fixed freertos-variscite to generate distinct firmware files for SOM and DART
Updated kernel to lf-5.10.y_var03 branch
Updated U-Boot to lf_v2021.04_var02 branch
Updated gstreamer driver to MM_04.06.02_2108_L5.10.y
Updated gst-plugin-base driver to MM_04.06.02_2108_L5.10.y
Updated gst-plugin-good driver to MM_04.06.02_2108_L5.10.y
Updated gst-plugin-bad driver to MM_04.06.02_2108_L5.10.y
Updated gstreamer-imx driver to MM_04.06.02_2108_L5.10.y
Updated imx-gpu-g2d driver to 6.4.3.p2.2
Updated imx-codec driver to 4.6.2
Updated imx-parser driver to 4.6.2
Updated imx-vpuwrap driver to 4.6.2
Updated imx-firmware to 8.13
Updated imx-nn driver to 1.2.0
Updated imx-vpu-hantro driver to 1.23.0
Release 2.2
Update linux-variscite to latest version imx8mp-var-dart: Introduced support for pcal6408
(pcal6408 replaces tca6408 on DT8MCustomBoard rev. >= 2.1A)
Release 2.1
Update u-boot-variscite to latest version Aligned lpddr4_timing.c to latest version generated by RPA tool V6
Update linux-variscite to latest version Added full Docker support
Added CAN support to M7 device trees
Fixed flexcan pinmux for DT8CustomBoard 1.x
Fixed PMIC IRQ iomux settings
Fix for VAR-SOM-MX8M-PLUS iomuxc pinctrl
Release 2.0
Added Cortex-M7 support
Updated kernel to imx_5.4.70_2.3.2_var01 branch
Updated U-Boot to imx_v2020.04_5.4.70_2.3.2_var01 branch
Updated imx-vivante-gpu driver to latest 6.4.3.p1.4
Updated imx-gpu-g2d driver to latest 6.4.3.p1.4
Release 1.0
Initial Debian Bullseye release