[meta-freescale] Sabrelite - kernel with vivante support

Einar Már Björgvinsson Einar.Bjorgvinsson at marel.com
Fri Mar 29 08:05:54 PDT 2013

ok, good to know. This version will then do for now. 
Thank you for this. 

From: otavio.salvador at gmail.com [otavio.salvador at gmail.com] on behalf of Otavio Salvador [otavio at ossystems.com.br]
Sent: Friday, March 29, 2013 3:03 PM
To: Einar Már Björgvinsson
Cc: meta-freescale at yoctoproject.org; Eric Nelson
Subject: Re: [meta-freescale] Sabrelite - kernel with vivante support

On Fri, Mar 29, 2013 at 11:57 AM, Einar Már Björgvinsson
<Einar.Bjorgvinsson at marel.com> wrote:
> Hi and thanks for the reply.
> This kernel available from Freescale/BoundaryDevices is quite old, version 3.0. Is there any plan on staying more up-to-date ?
> I read somewhere on imxcommunity (https://community.freescale.com/thread/301032), which is from last year, that you (Otavio) where trying to follow the mainline kernel. Is that correct ?

Yes; this is based on 3.0.35 and this is the newest version you can
have with Vivante support for now.

> Can I perhaps merge the vivante sources provided in this version into a newer kernel version ?? or is it to much of incompatibility ?

It is not me specifically but many people are trying to get things
working in mainline kernel but I don't think all features will be
available there soon (GPU and like).

Otavio Salvador                             O.S. Systems
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