Release date: 02/04/2020

Variscite is pleased to inform about the Yocto Zeus release v2.0 for its new i.MX8M Plus System on Modules.


Release: zeus-fsl-5.4.70-mx8mp-v1.0


  • Filesystem:
    Yocto Zeus (based on official NXP release L5.4.70_2.3.0).
  • Linux kernel:
    Variscite imx_5.4.70_2.3.0_var01 branch (based on NXP branch imx_5.4.70_2.3.0, which is based on Linux 5.4.70).
  • U-Boot:
    Variscite imx_v2020.04_5.4.70_2.3.0_var01 branch (based on NXP branch imx_v2020.04_5.4.70_2.3.0, which is based on U-Boot v2020.04).

Noteworthy updates:

  • First GA Yocto release for the i.MX8M Plus, based on NXP kernel 5.4.70
  • Added support for i.MX8M Plus SoC rev. A1
  • Added support for DT8MCustomBoard rev. 2.0

External Information
Release notes
Developers info: DART-MX8M-PLUS, VAR-SOM-MX8M-PLUS