VAR-SOM-MX8 Release Notes

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VAR-SOM-MX8 / SPEAR-MX8 Release Notes

Yocto zeus-fsl-5.4.3-mx8-v1.1

1 Release Notes

Based on release Yocto: Poky 3.0, BSP: NXP L5.4.3-1.0.0, Linux: lf-5.4.y
Release tag zeus-fsl-5.4.3-mx8-v1.1
Date 8/6/2020
Supported platforms VAR-SOM-MX8 / SPEAR-MX8
SOM revision v1.1 and higher
Variscite BSP git https://github.com/varigit/meta-variscite-imx
Variscite BSP branch zeus-imx-5.4.3-var01
Variscite BSP commit ID 6296006a3bfa40d32781164e09a0a6bdc21d6786
Kernel git https://github.com/varigit/linux-imx
Kernel branch lf-5.4.y_var01
Kernel commit ID 96dfc9f796aa4a4f3b0bb453b0c011d02fee1da4
U-Boot git https://github.com/varigit/uboot-imx
U-Boot branch lf-5.4.y_v2019.04_var01
U-Boot commit ID 5c4a747c5bc6f54d354abafc1d16fd9ea1b2ba65
File System build system Yocto Zeus
Recovery SD card link var-som-mx8-recovery-sd.v21.img.gz

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$ wget ftp://customerv:Variscite1@ftp.variscite.com/VAR-SOM-MX8/Software/var-som-mx8-recovery-sd.v21.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 1.1
Ethernet phy1 fix for Symphony-Board rev. 1.4
Release 1.0
Initial Yocto Zeus release for VAR-SOM-MX8 and SPEAR-MX8
Known Issues
USB Type-A ports are not supported in U-Boot on SPEAR-MX8 U-Boot USB driver does not recognize USB devices behind the hub