VAR-SOM-MX8X Release Notes

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VAR-SOM-MX8X Release Notes

Android 11.0.0_1.0.0-var-som-mx8x_v1.1

1 Release Notes

Based on release Google: android-11.0.0_r4 NXP BSP: Android 11.0.0_1.0.0
Release tag mx8x-android-11.0.0_1.0.0-v1.1
Release date 05/12/2022
Supported platforms VAR-SOM-MX8X
SOM revision v1.1 and higher (B0/C0)
NXP BSP FTP imx-android-11.0.0_1.0.0.tar.gz
Variscite BSP git https://github.com/varigit/MX6x-android
Variscite BSP branch android-11.0.0_1.0.0-var01
Kernel git https://github.com/varigit/linux-imx
Kernel branch android-11.0.0_1.0.0-var01
U-Boot git https://github.com/varigit/uboot-imx
U-Boot branch imx_v2020.04_5.4.47_2.2.0_var01
File System build system Android
Recovery SD card link mx8x__yocto-hardknott-5.10.72_2.2.1-v1.0__android-11.0.0_1.0.0-v1.1.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-MX8X/Software/mx8x__yocto-hardknott-5.10.72_2.2.1-v1.0__android-11.0.0_1.0.0-v1.1.img.gz 

After downloading the image, visit our Recovery SD card guide to learn how to program a recovery SD card.

Note: Variscite is no longer providing new recovery SD card images for the i.MX8X B0 silicon. Please refer to the Android developer guide for instructions about how to build an image for the B0 silicon.

2 Change Log

Change List Description
Release 1.1
Kernel
Enable ADIN PHY support
Add adi,phy-mode-override property This is useful when a single device tree supports an adin PHY
Add phy-reset delays to fec1
Configure symphony adi,phy-mode-overide to rgmii
U-Boot
Enable RX clock delay for symphony ar8033 This patch aligns the configuration with the kernel
Add phy-reset-duration property to fec1
Add support for Analog Devices ADIN1300 PHY Allow 20ms delay for PHY to recover from hard reset
Release 1.0
Android 11.0.0_1.0.0 (kernel 5.4.47) for VAR-SOM-MX8X
Known Issues
WiFi hotspot SSID broadcast not working reliably It is a known issue also on NXP's EVK