June 27, 2017

Pyro Yocto Release

A new Yocto 2.3 release, Pyro, is now available for the i.MX series platform from NXP. For the Impatient For Nitrogen6x platform(nitrogen6x, sabrelite, MAX, SOM2, SOM2_QP, nitrogen6_vm, nitrogen6QP_MAX): boundary-eval-image-nitrogen6x-pyro.sdcard.gz For Nitrogen6x-lite platform: boundary-eval-image-nitrogen6x-lite-pyro.sdcard.gz For Nitrogen6_SoloX platform: boundary-eval-image-nitrogen6sx-pyro.sdcard.gz For …

December 21, 2016

Morty Yocto Release

A new Yocto 2.2 release, Morty, is now available for the i.MX series platform from NXP. For the Impatient For Nitrogen6x platform(nitrogen6x, sabrelite, MAX, SOM2, SOM2_QP, nitrogen6_vm, nitrogen6QP_MAX): boundary-eval-image-nitrogen6x-morty.sdcard.gz For Nitrogen6x-lite platform: boundary-eval-image-nitrogen6x-lite-morty.sdcard.gz For Nitrogen6_SoloX platform: boundary-eval-image-nitrogen6sx-morty.sdcard.gz For …

November 30, 2015

Jethro release of Yocto

Yocto 2.0 release, Jethro, is now available. Update April 14th, 2016: Updated images to latest Jethro and 3.14.52 kernel For the Impatient boundary-eval-image-nitrogen6x-jethro-3.14.52.sdcard.gz boundary-eval-image-nitrogen6x-lite-jethro-3.14.52.sdcard.gz boundary-eval-image-nitrogen6sx-jethro-3.14.52.sdcard.gz How to Burn To burn the image file to a sdcard, run this …

November 9, 2015

Avnet Inks Distribution Agreement with Boundary Devices Inc

We are excited to announce that Boundary Devices has signed a new distribution agreement with Avnet.  Click here for the press release. PHOENIX–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), a leading global technology distributor, today announced a new distribution agreement …

November 4, 2015

Programming eMMC on i.MX6

This post intends to answer the question of programming the eMMC memory you can find on our Nitrogen6_MAX, Nit6_SoloX, Nit6X-SoMv2 and Nitrogen7 devices. Although there are many different approaches available based on Linux or the MFG Tools, this post will focus on …

September 3, 2015

What is a Yocto recipe and how can I make one?

This is a continuation of a previous blog post. Here I will show how to add your own content to an existing image. Recipe Making Guide The Yocto manual covers how to make a recipe very well. So …

September 3, 2015

What is a Yocto image and how can I modify it?

This is a continuation of a previous blog post. Here I will add some things to the image and modify existing elements of the image. If you’re brand new at this Yocto thing and are completely overwhelmed with …

September 3, 2015

What is Yocto and how can I start?

Update as of August 8th, 2015: You’ll need to update your u-boot if you’re building from scratch or using the newly provided images. See the post here with instructions on how to do it. This is one of …

August 31, 2015

Android support for Nitrogen6X with Murata module

As you might have noticed, one version of our Nitrogen6X takes advantage of the Murata LBEH5DU1BW WiFi/BT combo module. https://boundarydevices.com/product/nit6q_w_bcom-quad-core-1gb-ddr3-murata-wifibt-antenna/ This module is now supported in our latest Android 5.0.0 (Lollipop) release! For the impatient You can download the Nit6Q_W_BCOM image …

July 20, 2015

QT5.5, Computer Vision, and the Nitrogen6X Board

Boundary Devices is a partner with the QT Company.  The QT company recently put together a blog post showcasing our Nitrogen6X board, 5MP MIPI camera, and 7″ LVDS display running QT 5.5.  The computer vision demo shows off …