• Android

    • Jellybean baselines for Galaxy and Panda with Linaro extra’s available
    • Android Benchmarking apps were deployed for pandaboard, snowball and origen in LAVA including: vellamo, quadrant, nbench, linpack, glbenchmark, geekbench, caffeinemark, antutu, andebench
    • Improved native Benchmarks variance on Android to 1%, working on Java variance
    • ICS “tests” builds now produced by default and test lists generated
    • Open overlay tarballs working
    • pm-qa’s cpuidle cpufreq cpuhotplug sched_mc suspend integrated into the Android builds
    • Linaro Android Snowball 4.0.4 is now in par with Snowball 4.0.3
  • Developer Platform

    • Linaro ALIP is now using LXDE as the default enviroment, with a reduced image for better performance at ARM targets, such as Vexpress and FastModels.

    • Kernel packages updated to reflect the latest development trees from Linux Linaro (lct/ll-3.5 and llt-3.4) and the Landing Teams
    • CI jobs for the Ubuntu Kernel Packages are now cross compiled at Jenkings once succesfull it's pushed directly to the Kernel PPA, reducing the kernel package respin time considerably.
    • Linux Linaro updated on top of the latest upstream release (3.5), and also reflecting the latest changes and development available at Linaro, such as big.LITTLE MP.
    • OpenEmbedded ready targets for minimal and LAMP stacks compatible with ARMv7 are now available, generated automatically by ci.linaro.org and with images available at snapshots.linaro.org

    • U-Boot-Linaro updated with fixes for Omap 4 (Pandaboard) and also with the latest PXE-related changes from upstream.
    • Cross toolchain packages updated at both Ubuntu Quantal and Toolchain Backports PPA to reflect the latest version available.
  • Infrastructure

    • Linaro image tools now supports multiple boards and multiple bootloaders on a single hardware pack.
    • Build information can now be defined and exported for external use.
    • Create a skeleton Django-based web application for the CI dashboard with basic web serving, API framework, persistence layer and OpenID-based authentication and ACLs.
    • Click through license protection supports EULA versioning and branding and OpenID authentication.
  • Graphics

    • glmark2
      • Add Android GUI for defining and running benchmarks.
      • Add benchmark based on the WebGL jellyfish demo (scene 'jellyfish').
      • Add benchmark based on the WebGL dynamic terrain demo (scene 'terrain').
      • Extend texture scene with the option to compute texture coordinates in the shader (option 'texgen').
      • Add support for reading texture data from JPEG files.
      • Properly support options that have a finite set of acceptable values.
    • glcompbench
      • New 'scale' test to simulate window manager scaling effect.
      • Enhancements to test options for existing tests.
  • Kernel

  • OCTO

  • Multimedia

  • Power Management

    • b.L MP tree integrated into linux-linaro but not enabled for TC2 due to unrelated last-minute problems for ARM LT
    • Bug fixes to PM-QA tests to not run if feature is not found
  • Toolchain

    • Linaro GCC 4.7 2012.07 is the fourth release in the 4.7 series. Based off the latest GCC 4.7.0+svn189098 release, it includes performance improvements around choice of auto-increment based addressing modes for floating point values.
    • Updates to GCC 4.7.0+svn189098
    • Implements improvements to ivopts selection of addressing modes of floating point values.
  • Validation

    • Added support for Android FastModels in LAVA

    • Created a new QA test view for daily testing

Cycles/1207/Release/Highlights (last modified 2012-07-26 13:25:05)