February 5, 2015

Timesys Expands i.MX6 board support to include Nitrogen6_MAX

Timesys has expanded its LinuxLink offering for the popular Freescale i.MX6 Series processor to include support for the Boundary Devices Nitrogen6_MAX. This offering expands the already supported Boundary Devices boards which include the Nitrogen6X, Nitrogen6_Lite, and BD-SL-i.MX6. Featuring …

September 9, 2013

Timesys Linux kernel 4.0.0

This post is just a quick note that we’ve been a bit behind Timesys. They’ve been shipping a kernel and userspace based on the 4.0.0 code base since early August, and we’ve only just pulled it in to …

June 18, 2013

U-Boot on i.MX6

This post is now DEPRECATED! Please visit our Wiki instead. There are a lot of posts in this blog that describe the state of U-Boot for our i.MX6 boards, but most of them describe the history. They were …

March 12, 2013

Timesys 2013-03 release

Timesys has issued an updated release for our Nitrogen6X and BD-SL-i.MX6 (formerly SABRE Lite) boards. This release is primarily to update the kernel, but the folks at Timesys have also added some new features to the demo for …

February 1, 2013

U-Boot updates for i.MX6: Single core, Dual core, 2GB DDR

To follow up on our announcement of single-core, dual-core, and 2GB options on our Nitrogen6X boards, we’ve just pushed a set of code updates to the staging branch of our U-Boot GitHub repository. The details were also sent …

October 4, 2012

Auto-configuration of displays for i.MX6 using a U-Boot script

In the earlier blog post describing the new display support in U-Boot we described how U-Boot can natively access displays connected to a SABRE Lite or Nitrogen6X board. We’ve got you covered though (at least for our current …

September 29, 2012

GStreamer camera streaming on i.MX6

This is just a quick post highlighting how a few simple components can be used to stream video from the camera on an i.MX6 over the network. While working with one of our i.MX53 customers on a video …

July 16, 2012

Toolchain(s) for i.MX6

There are a number of different toolchains available for i.MX6, and we’ve been hearing some confusion about which to use… To begin with, the short answer will be: Use the one that matches your user-space If you’re building …

July 10, 2012

i.MX6 builds

The following is a list of the i.MX6 images available for download. Each of them is a link to a blog post describing the image, where to get it, and how to create an SD card image. Each …

June 16, 2012

Timesys demo image

The team at Timesys put together a very nice package to showcase various hardware and software features of the i.MX6 in general and the Nitrogen6X in particular. We’ll be showing this in our booth at FTF Americas in …