Release date: 05/29/2022

Variscite is pleased to inform about the Yocto Dunfell release v1.6 for the DART-MX8M System on Module.

Modules: DART-MX8M

Release: mx8m-yocto-dunfell-5.4-2.1.x-v1.6


  • Filesystem:
    Yocto Dunfell (based on the FSL community BSP).
  • Linux kernel:
    Variscite 5.4-2.1.x-imx_var01 branch (based on FSL community branch 5.4-2.1.x-imx, which is based on NXP’s Linux 5.4.24_2.1.0 release and the Linux mainline kernel 5.4.142).
  • U-Boot:
    Variscite imx_v2020.04_5.4.24_2.1.0_var02 branch (based on NXP branch imx_v2020.04_5.4.24_2.1.0, which is based on U-Boot v2020.04).

Noteworthy updates since v1.5:

Release 1.6

Linux kernel updates:

  • imx8mq_var_dart_defconfig: enable driver for ADIN PHY
  • imx8mq-var-dart: fec: add phy-reset-post-delay
  • imx8mq-var-dart: Update machine name
  • net: phy: adin: add adi,phy-mode-override property
  • imx8mq_var_dart_defconfig: add full docker support

U-Boot updates:

  • imx8mq_var_dart: fec: add phy-reset-post-delay
  • variscite: eth: ADIN1300: Disable RGMII RX clock delay

meta-variscite-fslc updates:

  • pm-utils: Add Ethernet suspend/resume scripts for DART-MX8M
  • Remove bash dependency from Wi-Fi scripts

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