Intel® 4th Gen Intel Core Processor With Mobile Intel QM87 & HM86 Chipset

Board Info

Haswell Walnut Canyon
Processor Family: Intel x86 Intel x86-64
Organization: Intel Corporation


Built with: Yocto Project 1.7.2 – Dizzy
Compatible with: Dizzy 1.7.x
Release Date: 09/08/2015
MD5 sum: c4da05de44fbd9228e667187af5dadd9

Release build configuration


Clone with Git (preferred)

git:// -b dizzy

Release Notes

Release Notes for Haswell Walnut Canyon BSP Release – September-7-2015


Explanation of files and directories included in this release :

haswell-wc-2.0-dizzy-1.7.2.tar.bz2 — Compressed Archive of meta-intel with meta-haswell-wc directory.
haswell-wc-2.0-dizzy-1.7.2.tar.bz2.md5sum — MD5 digest of meta-haswell-wc-dizzy-1.7.2.tar.bz2
haswell-wc-build-conf-2.0-dizzy.1.7.2.tar.bz2 — bitbake build configuration (bblayer.conf & local.conf)

For General Release:
•core-image-sato-haswell-wc.hddimg is the 64-bit bootable image available in meta-intel/binary for
Intel® 4th Gen Intel Core Processor With Mobile Intel QM87 and HM86 Chipset.

Note: All prebuilt binaries utilize a time-limited kernel. Yocto Project users should build their own kernel image in their end product.

Instructions on how to use boot the Image are also available in
**Please download the Poky build system to your development machine.
$ git clone -b dizzy git://

To execute 64-bit standalone applications, you need to enable multilib environment in your image.
The configuration below is needed in build/local.conf.
require conf/multilib.conf
DEFAULTTUNE = “corei7-64”
MULTILIBS = “multilib:lib32”
DEFAULTTUNE_virtclass-multilib-lib32 = “corei7-32″

Additional plugins need to be added manually in local.conf to support certain playback:
IMAGE_INSTALL_append =+ ” \
gstreamer1.0 gstreamer1.0-plugins-base gstreamer1.0-plugins-good \
gstreamer1.0-plugins-bad gstreamer1.0-plugins-ugly gstreamer1.0-libav gstreamer-vaapi-1.0 \
x264 libav libvorbis libogg libtheora flac speex lame mpeg2dec libmad \
libdrm mesa cairo libva libva-intel-driver”

Supported Boot Loader (BIOS version)
• Haswell-Walnut Canyon CRB: HSWLPTU.86C.0137.R00.1412220237

Features Supported in this Release:
• Linux kernel version 3.10
• Support integrated graphics (i915)
• Support SATA, USB Host v2.0, APIC, RTC, HPET, WDT
• Support I/O devices – UART, LPC, SMBus I801
• Support 3 Independent Displays (HDMI, DP, and VGA)
• Support 2D HW acceleration
• Support software rendering via gstreamer


This BSP was built with the following commit id for Haswell-WC machine:
poky/dizzy: 01c1167336e5e75077ceb46b6cc43981e09317f6
meta-intel/dizzy: 6e25693f5ebdbaa0b15d51da5275f0edade67288

The image was built with the following commit id for Haswell-WC machine:
linux-yocto ver3.10 machine branch : standard/base: 6d28dec479d475d4f3ab1682ee0d5e1e3afc22c7
linux-yocto ver3.10 meta branch : meta: f90490d50fb51f7e1206c838731185670276d108