VAR-SOM-MX8 Release Notes

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VAR-SOM-MX8 / SPEAR-MX8 Release Notes

Yocto mx8-yocto-mickledore-6.1.36_2.1.0-v1.0

Release Notes

Based on release Yocto: Poky 4.2, BSP: NXP L6.1.36_2.1.0, Linux: lf-6.1.y
Release tag mx8-yocto-mickledore-6.1.36_2.1.0-v1.0
Release manifest imx-6.1.36-2.1.0.xml
Date 01/25/2024
Supported platforms VAR-SOM-MX8 / SPEAR-MX8
SOM revision v1.1 and higher
File System build system Yocto Mickledore
Recovery SD card link mx8__yocto-mickledore-6.1.36_2.1.0-v1.0__android-13.0.0_1.2.0-v1.0.wic.zst
Recovery SD card SHA256 ab636aa1673ca205260874da1de8582b4969e3cdf9b288ecf405169204b498ad
Cortex M4 U-Boot supportMCUXPRESSO_2.9.0_V1.0_VAR-SOM-MX8
Cortex M4 Linux remoteproc supportMCUXPRESSO_2.9.0_V1.0_VAR-SOM-MX8

Relevant git Repositories

Source Repository Branch Commit ID
U-Boot https://github.com/varigit/uboot-imx lf_v2023.04_var02 ee10aa4b599677e51e6ce1b7d4f101535511e826
Kernel https://github.com/varigit/linux-imx lf-6.1.y_var03 e84a0335cc9faefe5bb6cee45a5c4e20a564a590
meta-variscite-bsp-imx https://github.com/varigit/meta-variscite-bsp-imx mickledore-var02 9063b8052560969f21854762b768239faf31f45e
meta-variscite-bsp-common https://github.com/varigit/meta-variscite-bsp-common mickledore-var02 d027bbb57dde58ed5ebcb74906eb29b5deeb5604
meta-variscite-sdk-imx https://github.com/varigit/meta-variscite-sdk-imx mickledore-var02 6fd2f0ac54c8d552e382ad1e175f330fd40e54cd
meta-variscite-sdk-common https://github.com/varigit/meta-variscite-sdk-common mickledore-var02 5dd4f0f7f8bbc255cec959ad19402881e229b197


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Change Log

Change List Description
Release 1.0
Initial release Based on NXP Yocto Mickledore and NXP Linux Kernel 6.1.36 lf-6.1.y
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
USB Type-A ports don't work after resume from suspend in Linux on SPEAR-MX8 USB driver does not recognize USB devices behind the hub