Release date: 9/6/2020

Variscite is pleased to inform about the Yocto Thud v1.1 update release for its VAR-SOM-MX7 modules.

Modules: VAR-SOM-MX7 (including VAR-SOM-MX7 and VAR-SOM-MX7-5G).

Release: thud-fslc-4.14.78-mx7-v1.1


  • Filesystem:
    Yocto Thud
  • Linux kernel:
    Variscite imx_4.14.78_1.0.0_ga-var01 branch (based on NXP branch 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 branch (based on NXP branch imx_v2018.03_4.14.78_1.0.0_ga, which is based on U-Boot v2018.03).

Noteworthy updates:

  • Enable low power sleep
  • Fix possible populate_sdk failure
  • iso-codes: switch upstream branch master -> main
  • Add images with Docker support (including graphics support)
  • U-Boot: Increase USB drive compatibility
  • systemd related fixes and improvements
  • xserver-xorg: Update to 1.20.1

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