The new Android JB4.3_1.1.0-GA release is now available on www.freescale.com
· Files available
i.MX 6Quad, i.MX 6Dual, i.MX 6DualLite, i.MX 6Solo and i.MX 6Sololite Android jb4.3_1.1.0 BSP Documentation. Includes Release Notes, User's Guide, QSG and FAQ Sheet.
i.MX 6Quad, i.MX 6Dual, i.MX 6DualLite, i.MX 6Solo and i.MX 6Sololite Android jb4.3_1.1.0 BSP, Documentation and Source Code for BSP and Codecs.
i.MX 6Quad, i.MX 6Dual, i.MX 6DualLite, i.MX 6Solo and i.MX 6Sololite Android jb4.3_1.1.0 BSP Binary Demo Files
AAC Plus Codec for i.MX 6Quad, i.MX 6Dual, i.MX 6DualLite, i.MX 6Solo and i.MX 6Sololite Android jb4.3_1.1.0
· Target HW boards
o i.MX6DL SABRE SD board
o i.MX6Q SABRE SD board
o i.MX6DQ SABRE AI board
o i.MX6DL SABRE AI board
o i.MX6SL EVK board
· Release Description
i.MX Android jb4.3_1.1.0 release includes all necessary codes, documents and tools to assist users in building and running Android 4.3 on the i.MX 6Quad, i.MX 6DualLite and i.MX6SoloLite hardware board from the scratch.
The prebuilt images are also included for a quick trial on Freescale i.MX 6Quad and i.MX 6DualLite SABRE-SD Board and Platform, i.MX 6Quad and i.MX 6DualLite SABRE-AI Board and Platforms and i.MX6SoloLite EVK Board and Platforms.
This release includes all Freescale porting and enhancements based on Android open source code. Most of deliveries in this release are provided in source code with the exception of some proprietary modules/libraries from third parties.
· What's in this release
Android Source Code Patch
All Freescale i.MX specific patches (apply to Google Android
repo) to enable Android on i.MX based boards. For example
Hardware Abstraction Layer implementation, hardware codec
Packed in android_jb4.3_1.1.0-ga_source.tar.gz
The following documents are included in android_jb4.3_1.1.0-ga_docs.tar.gz:
● i.MX Android jb4.3_1.1.0-ga Quick Start:
A manual explains how to run android on i.MX board by using prebuilt images.
● i.MX Android jb4.3_1.1.0-ga User Guide:
A detailed manual for this release package.
● i.MX Android jb4.3_1.1.0-ga FAQ:
A document lists “Frequently Asked Questions”.
● i.MX Android Codec Release Notes:
A document to describes the Freescale Codec Package
● i.MX Android Wi-FI Display Sink API Introduction
A document to describes how to use i.MX Android Wi-Fi Display Sink API
● i.MX6 G2D API User Guide document to introduce how to use i.MX6 G2D API for 2D BLT usage
● i.MX Android jb4.3_1.1.0-ga Release Note
A document to introduce the key updates and known issues in this release.
Tools in android_jb4.3_1.1.0-ga_tools.tar.gz
● MFGTool. Manufacturing tools for i.MX platform
● USB tethering windows .inf driver configure file.tool/tetherxp.inf
You can test Android on i.MX with prebuilt image on i.MX board before building any code.
Prebuilt images for the SABRE-SD board.
Prebuilt images for the SABRE-AI board.
● android_jb4.3_1.1.0-ga_image_6slevk.tar.gz: Prebuilt images for the 6SL SABRE-AI board.
All prebuilt images are in another package. See "i.MX Android jb4.3_1.1.0-ga Quick Start" and "i.MX Android jb4.3_1.1.0-ga User Guide" to understand which image should be used in which case.
· Known issues
For known issues and limitations please consult the release notes