VAR-SOM-MX6 Release Notes

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VAR-SOM-MX6 / DART-MX6 / VAR-SOM-SOLO/DUAL Release Notes

Android o8.0.0_1.0.0-ga-v1.0

1 Release Notes

Based on release Google: android-8.0.0_r25 NXP BSP: O8.0.0_1.0.0
Release tag o8.0.0_1.0.0-ga-v1.0
Release date 07/23/2019
Supported platforms VAR-SOM-MX6 / DART-MX6 / VAR-SOM-SOLO/DUAL
SOM revision VAR-SOM-MX6 V2.x / VAR-SOM-SOLO / VAR-SOM-DUAL / DART-MX6
Carrier board revision v1.2 and higher
NXP BSP FTP imx-o8.0.0_1.0.0_ga.tar.gz
Variscite BSP git https://github.com/varigit/MX6x-android
Variscite BSP branch o8.0.0_1.0.0-ga-var01
Kernel git https://github.com/varigit/linux-imx
Kernel branch o8.0.0_1.0.0-ga_var01
U-Boot git https://github.com/varigit/uboot-imx
U-Boot branch imx_v2017.03_4.9.11_1.0.0_ga_var01
File System build system Android
Recovery SD card link mx6-som-recovery-sd.v110.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/VAR-SOM-MX6/Software/mx6-som-recovery-sd.v110.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
Recovery SD card v110, 02/08/2021
Yocto: Updated to Dunfell
Recovery SD card v108, 07/23/2019
Android: Fixed ov5640 camera startup issue for IMX6QP
Recovery SD card v107, 05/13/2019
Android: Fixed A2DP Headset Profile for A2DP source
Yocto: Updated to Thud
Recovery SD card v106, 01/18/2019
Android & Yocto: OV5640: Add autofocus support
Recovery SD card v105, 12/24/2018
Android: Fixed cache partition errors in Android recovery
Recovery SD card v104, 12/04/2018
Kernel: audio: add dmic routing to MX6 SOMs and DMIC widget support
Kernel: rtc: m41t80: fix SQW dividers override when setting a date
Bluetooth: Updated TI BT FW to service pack v4.3
Fixed red border coming from SurfaceFlinger by setting strict mode to none
Recovery SD card v103, 09/04/2018
U-Boot: Fix Ethernet and video issues with 2GB RAM DART-MX6
Recovery SD card v102, 08/28/2018
U-Boot: Fixed solo eMMC boot up
WiFi: Fixed WiFi re-connection issue
Yocto: Updated to Sumo
Recovery SD card v100, 05/12/2018
Upgraded the Android code base from android-7.1.2_r9 to android-8.0.0_r25
Removed the device partition and added the vendor partition
Enabled ION-based gralloc and EGL
Enabled HIDL HAL for TI WPAN
Enabled HIDL HAL for TI WLAN
Project treble support
Bug Fixes