VAR-SOM-MX7 Release Notes

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VAR-SOM-MX7 Release Notes

Debian buster-4.14.78-mx7-v1.2

1 Release Notes

Based on release Debian: Buster 10, Linux Kernel: NXP imx_4.14.78_1.0.0_ga
Release git https://github.com/varigit/debian-var
Release branch debian_buster_var01
Release tag mx7-som-debian-recovery-sd.v72
Date 02/25/2021
Supported platforms VAR-SOM-MX7
SOM revision VAR-SOM-MX7 v1.1 and higher
Embedded Linux Distribution Debian Buster
Kernel git https://github.com/varigit/linux-imx
Kernel branch imx_4.14.78_1.0.0_ga_var01
Kernel commit ID a9b238a408145514b5c2de2c169e0992772f9423
U-Boot git https://github.com/varigit/uboot-imx
U-Boot branch imx_v2018.03_4.14.78_1.0.0_ga_var01
U-Boot commit ID 42788b3875a223c0ee9fb0a7655bec1649a97308
Recovery SD card link mx7-som-debian-recovery-sd.v72.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-MX7/Software/debian/mx7-som-debian-recovery-sd.v72.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
Release v1.2
UBIFS: Optimize ubifs and fix ubifs assert issue
pm-utils: Update the power management scripts and align them to Yocto
Added 32bit Linux kernel headers Debian package support
Fix obex ftp path
Update WIFI and BT firmware from Laird release 8.2.0.16
Kernel: Enable FEC Phy Reset during resume from suspend
Kernel: Enable low power sleep
Kernel: minor pinctrl updates, and i2c recovery support
U-Boot: Turn off V33 regulator during standby mode
U-Boot: correct the usage of the macro PFUZE3000_SW1AB_SETP()
Release v1.1
Add gstreamer-imx package support for camera and preview pipeline
Fix icon mime database issue during first boot up
U-Boot: Fix fw_utils for NAND flash / eMMC / SD card
Unify install_debian.sh for Debian installation
Split the NAND UBIFS rootfs from the eMMC rootfs and optimize it for size
Release v1.0
Initial Debian Buster release with Docker support