What was done?

  • Linux Linaro 3.16-rc6-2014.07 is released (CARD-788):
    • based on v3.16-rc6
    • updated Android topic (linaro-android-3.16-experimental-merge)
    • GATOR version 5.18 (same version as in 2014.04)
    • updated basic Capri board support from Broadcom LT. Good progress in upstreaming the code: now the topic has 21 patch on top of v3.16-rc4 vs 53 patches on top of v3.15 in 2014.06 cycle
    • removed cortex-strings-arm64 topic as the code is accepted into the mainline
    • new topic from Qualcomm LT to add IFC6410 board support
    • updated Versatile Express ARM64 support (FVP Base and Foundation models, Juno) from ARM LT. cpufreq support for Juno has been added.
    • updated Versatile Express patches from ARM LT
    • more HiP0x Cortex A15 family updates from HiSilicon LT

    • switched to mainline support for Arndale and Arndale-octa boards
    • updated llvm topic (follows the community llvmlinux-latest branch)
    • Big endian support (the 2014.05 topic version rebased to 3.16 kernel)
    • removed ftrace_audit topic as the code is accepted into the mainline
    • config fragments changes:
      • added ifc6410.conf
  • Linaro Toolchain Binaries 2014.07 is released (CARD-790):
    • based on GCC 4.9 and updated to latest Linaro TCWG releases:
      • Linaro GCC 4.9-2014.07
      • Linaro binutils 2.24.0-2014.07
  • Linaro Android 14.07 is released (CARD-789):
    • built with Linaro GCC 4.9-2014.07
    • Pandaboard, Arndale, Nexus 10, Nexus 7 upgraded to Android 4.4.4 .
    • LSK Engineering build moved back to 4.4.2.
    • Android LSK v3.14 CI loop added
  • Linaro OpenEmbedded 2014.07 is released (CARD-787):

    • integrated Linaro GCC 4.9-2014.07
    • integrated Linaro EGLIBC 2.19-2014.07
    • integrated Linaro binutils 2.24.0-2014.07
    • upstreaming:
      • fixes recipes related to oe-core autotools update
      • cleaned up overlayed recipes
      • updated PM QA to 0.4.12
  • Linaro Ubuntu 14.07 is released (CARD-786):
    • added gstreamer 1.0
    • updated packages: ARM trusted firmware (support latest FVP models), PM QA (0.4.12), LSK 3.10.49/3.14.13 and linux-linaro 3.16-rc6 kernels.
  • Integrate ARMv8 Big endian systems into LAVA and CI (CARD-772)
  • Migrate Linaro Android builds to 4.9 Linaro toolchain (CARD-1489)
  • LSK: add ARMv8 kernel + arm32 rootfs CI loop (CARD-1490)
  • Package rt-app (CARD-1491)
  • LSK: enable member kernel configs for build testing (CARD-1492)

Cycles/1407/Release/Highlights (last modified 2014-07-31 15:56:14)