New Release: V2.3 Linux BSPs for Tegra 2 and Vybrid based Colibri modules

Monday, March 30, 2015

Linux

We are pleased to announce the latest V2.3 Linux® BSPs release for Colibri T20 module and V2.3 beta 7 release for Colibri VF50/VF61 modules.

Colibri T20 Linux Release

The release contains:

  • U-Boot 2011.06 boot loader
  • Linux 3.1.10 kernel, based on NVIDIA's Linux for Tegra (L4T) release R16.5
  • Ångström/OpenEmbedded/Yocto 2014.06/daisy/1.6 based root file system, using LXDE desktop environment

Notable updates in this release:

  • Linux kernel:
    • Media: fix optional analog camera module support
  • Linux user-space:
    • Usb-rndis: fix various issues with dhcpd service for RNDIS

Colibri VF50/VF61 Linux Release

The release contains:

  • U-Boot 2014.10 boot loader
  • Linux 3.18.5 kernel
  • Ångström/OpenEmbedded/Yocto 2014.06/daisy/1.6 based root file system, using LXDE desktop environment

Notable updates in this release:

  • U-Boot:
    • add update support using USB flash drives
    • tolerate up to 12 bit errors on an empty page read
  • Linux kernel:
    • add software AC97 SAI driver to communicate with the Wolfson WM9712 AC97 codec for analogue audio playback and resistive touchscreen support
    • add backlight support with an intermediary PWM duty cycle
    • fix boot freeze due to uninitialised DCU layers (observed on Colibri VF50)
    • fix DSPI driver, use hardware chip select and memory leak
    • fix several bugs in UART driver when using in DMA as well as interrupt mode

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