Release date: 23/09/2019

Variscite is pleased to inform about a new Debian release with Docker support for Variscite’s DART-MX8M System on Module.

Modules: DART-MX8M
Release: mx8m-dart-debian-recovery-sd.v22


  • Filesystem:
    Debian Buster
  • Linux kernel:
    Variscite imx_4.14.78_1.0.0_ga_var01 release (based on official NXP release imx_4.14.78_1.0.0_ga, which is based on Linux 4.14.78).
  • U-Boot:
    Variscite imx_v2018.03_4.14.78_1.0.0_ga_var01 release (based on official NXP release imx_v2018.03_4.14.78_1.0.0_ga, which is based on U-Boot v2018.03)

Noteworthy updates:

Release v2.2

  • Added Docker support
  • U-Boot: Added flexibility to mmc part selection
  • Added rng-tools
  • Disabled the hostapd service by default (as wpa_supplicant is enabled)

Release v2.1

  • Bluetooth audio support
  • CAN FD support
  • Media automount support
  • Use legacy iptables by default
  • Multimedia fixes
  • Power management fixes


External Information
Release notes
Developers info