DART-MX8M-PLUS Release Notes

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

Android mx8mp-android-11.0.0_2.6.0-v1.2

1 Release Notes

Based on release Google: android-11.0.0_r46 NXP BSP: Android 11.0.0_2.6.0
Release tag mx8mp-android-11.0.0_2.6.0-v1.2
Release date 07/12/2022
Supported platforms DART-MX8M-PLUS / VAR-SOM-MX8M-PLUS
SOM revision v1.0 and higher
NXP BSP FTP imx-android-11.0.0_2.6.0.tar.gz
Variscite BSP git https://github.com/varigit/MX6x-android
Variscite BSP branch android-11.0.0_2.6.0-var01
Kernel git https://github.com/varigit/linux-imx
Kernel branch android-11.0.0_2.6.0-var01
U-Boot git https://github.com/varigit/uboot-imx
U-Boot branch lf_v2021.04_var03
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 mx8mp__yocto-hardknott-5.10.72_2.2.1-v1.1__android-11.0.0_2.6.0-v1.2.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/mx8mp__yocto-hardknott-5.10.72_2.2.1-v1.1__android-11.0.0_2.6.0-v1.2.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 1.2
U-Boot updates
Add memory node to DT to properly support SOMs with 2GB RAM
Update kernel command line for 2GB SOMs
Kernel updates
Add memory node to DT to properly support SOMs with 2GB RAM
Release 1.1
Android install script and machine name changes
Release 1.0
Initial release based on NXP's android-11.0.0_2.6.0 for the i.MX8M Plus
Known Issues
WiFi hotspot SSID broadcast not working reliably Known issue in this NXP Android release
Cortex M7 Running Ping pong example results in crash