DART-MX8M Release Notes

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DART-MX8M Release Notes

Yocto zeus-fsl-5.4.24-mx8mq-v1.1

1 Release Notes

Based on release Yocto: Poky 3.0, BSP: NXP L5.4.24_2.1.0, Linux: imx_5.4.24_2.1.0
Release tag zeus-fsl-5.4.24-mx8mq-v1.1
Date 11/25/2020
Supported platforms DART-MX8M
SOM revision v1.1 and higher
Variscite BSP git https://github.com/varigit/meta-variscite-imx
Variscite BSP branch zeus-imx-5.4.24-var01
Variscite BSP commit ID 99860e7592475efb1400561f94158425f8527505
Kernel git https://github.com/varigit/linux-imx
Kernel branch imx_5.4.24_2.1.0_var01
Kernel commit ID e3d73e92f28e0505261295ac4eaf651a9a0127e1
U-Boot git https://github.com/varigit/uboot-imx
U-Boot branch imx_v2020.04_5.4.24_2.1.0_var01
U-Boot commit ID 455f3570fb9192a6d893ee33f7be408bf4f8b07b
File System build system Yocto Zeus
Recovery SD card link dart-mx8m-recovery-sd.v51.img.gz

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2 Change Log

Change List Description
Release 1.1
Kernel: imx8mq-var-dart: add driver for Thermal Monitoring Unit (tmu)
Kernel: imx8mq-var-dart: Update VDD_GPU voltage This solves GPU instability issues seen on a small percentage of SOMs
Kernel: Add mcp251xfd Kernel documentation
meta-variscite-imx: linux-firmware: Update BT/WiFi firmware for bc43xx to 8.2.0.16
meta-variscite-imx: imx-atf: Fix the suspend/resume hang issue on imx8mq b0
Release 1.0
Upgraded to NXP BSP release 5.4.24_2.1.0
Updated the mcp251xfd CAN FD driver to latest from git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/netdev/net-next.git A few errata fixes included