January 16, 2018

i.MX Linux kernel 4.9 for Nitrogen platforms

We’re glad to release a new i.MX Linux kernel 4.9.x based on imx_4.9.11_1.0.0_ga branch for all our platforms: https://github.com/boundarydevices/linux-imx6/tree/boundary-imx_4.9.x_1.0.0_ga What’s new? This Linux kernel 4.9.x contains the same features as the previous 4.1.15 kernel, the rest of the new features can be found on NXP …

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 …

June 12, 2017

Customizing Ubuntu/Debian kernels on i.MX6/7 boards

 This post is an update to our previous Ubuntunizing i.MX6 kernels in order to allow you to customize your image. Also I try to give you a guide how to modify and customize the system image on the host PC …

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, 2016

Getting Started Part 2: Writing SDCard Images

Writing SDCard Images All of our software releases link sdcard images which you’ll need to download and write to a sdcard. This has been said before on our blogs, but it it worth repeating here, the sdcard image …

November 18, 2016

Debugging using Segger J-Link JTAG

JTAG is a useful tool that allows customers additional debugging options.  Segger was kind enough to send us a J-Link Plus probe for us to test.  This blog post will describe how to setup your environment and use …

October 21, 2016

Display configuration from U-Boot

Starting with Linux kernel v3.14.x and above, the way to setup the display on our platforms has changed. This blog post will detail how to set the proper display configuration from U-Boot. This applies to all operating systems …