DART-MX8M-PLUS Release Notes

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

Debian bullseye-5.4.70-mx8mp-v2.0

1 Release Notes

Based on release Debian: Bullseye 11, Linux Kernel: NXP imx_5.4.70_2.3.0
Nature of release Variscite Release bullseye-5.4.70-mx8mp-v2.0
Release git https://github.com/varigit/debian-var
Release branch debian_bullseye_var01
Release tag imx8mp-var-dart-debian-bullseye-v2.0
Date 07/29/2021
Supported platforms DART-MX8M-PLUS / VAR-SOM-MX8M-PLUS
SOM revision v1.0 and higher
Carrier board revision V1.4 and higher
Embedded Linux Distribution Debian Bullseye
Kernel git https://github.com/varigit/linux-imx
Kernel branch imx_5.4.70_2.3.2_var01
Kernel commit ID 356af5f152f2197399e6b42224bcb63659b5a043
U-Boot git https://github.com/varigit/uboot-imx
U-Boot branch imx_v2020.04_5.4.70_2.3.2_var01
U-Boot commit ID 057650af622448659106df8acf36edc394ea6c88
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
Recovery SD card link dart-mx8mp-debian-bullseye-v2.0.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 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