Development Release Information
Audience: Linaro Platform and WG Developers, early adopters
Hardware support: OMAP3 (Beagle C3/C4/XM), IGEPV2, Gumstix Overo COMs, ARM Versatile Express (ca9x4_ct_vxp), Efika Netbook and Smarttop, iMX51 (serial console), OMAP4 (serial console), v310 (serial console).
Image ID: linaro-n-ubuntu-desktop-tar-20110302-1
Milestone: Alpha 3
Profile: Linaro Ubuntu Desktop (LEB)
Release Cycle: Linaro 11.05
- Added Samsung s5pv310, ST-E u8500 and EfikaMX support.
- New Ubuntu Desktop build utilising the latest Ubuntu Unity desktop.
- New Nano image for smaller installations.
- Kernel 2.6.38-rc5.
- Panda board has no video output at this stage while a fix is found.
The Linaro Ubuntu evaluation build does not come with a default user, so GUI login is not possible upon first boot (728760). As a workaround, you can get a root shell via the serial console or on VT1 and run the following command to create a user account: adduser --gecos 'Linaro default account' linaro --ingroup admin
Please see http://status.linaro.org for up-to-the-minute progress information.
Hi, The Linaro team is pleased to announce the availability of the 11.05 Alpha-3 images. These are still very early developer images but we encourage all with supported hardware to use and test them by downloading from: http://releases.linaro.org/platform/linaro-n/ Highlights of this release include: * Added Samsung s5pv310, ST-E u8500 and EfikaMX support. * New Ubuntu Desktop build utilizing the latest Ubuntu Unity desktop. * New Nano image for smaller installations. * Kernel 2.6.38-rc5. The images consist of two parts. A hardware pack which can be found under the ./hwpacks directory which contains hardware specific packages such as the kernel and bootloader. The second part is the roofs which is combined with the hardware pack to create a complete image. For For information on how to create an image please see: http://wiki.linaro.org/Releases/MilestoneBuilds More information on Linaro in general and the 11.05 plans can be found at: * Homepage: http://www.linaro.org * Wiki: http://wiki.linaro.org * 11.05: http://wiki.linaro.org/Releases/1105 Also subscribe to the important Linaro mailing lists and join our IRC channels to stay on top of Linaro developments: * Announcements: http://lists.linaro.org/mailman/listinfo/linaro-announce * Development: http://lists.linaro.org/mailman/listinfo/linaro-dev * IRC: #linaro on irc.linaro.org or irc.freenode.net For any errata issues please see: http://wiki.linaro.org/Releases/1105/Alpha3#Issues Bug reports for this release should be filed in Launchpad against the individual packages that are affected, if a suitable package cannot be identified, feel free to assign them to: http://www.launchpad.net/linaro Regards, Jamie. -- Linaro Release Manager | Platform Project Manager
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