What was done?

  • Linux Linaro 3.17-rc4-2014.09 is released (CARD-788):
    • based on v3.17-rc4 release
    • GATOR version 5.19
    • updated topic from Qualcomm LT (ifc6410 board support)
    • updated topic from HiSilicon LT

    • updated Versatile Express ARM64 support (FVP Base and Foundation models, Juno) from ARM LT.
    • updated Versatile Express patches from ARM LT
    • updated LLVM topic (follows the community llvmlinux-latest branch)
    • Big endian support (the 2014.05 topic version rebased to 3.17 kernel)
    • config fragments changes:
      • added gcov config fragment
      • disabled DRM_EXYNOS_IOMMU to work around boot failure on Arndale
  • Linaro Toolchain Binaries 2014.09 is released (CARD-790):
    • based on GCC 4.9 and updated to latest Linaro TCWG releases:
      • Linaro GCC 4.9-2014.09
      • Linaro binutils 2.24-2014.09
      • Linaro GDB 7.8-2014.09
    • This will be the last release done with cbuild1 and crosstool-ng. Next releases will be done with cbuild2. Official support for very old host environments will be dropped.
  • Linaro builds of AOSP 14.09 is released (CARD-789):
    • built with Linaro GCC 4.9-2014.09
  • Linaro OpenEmbedded 2014.09 is released (CARD-787):

    • integrated Linaro GCC 4.9-2014.09
    • integrated Linaro binutils 2.24-2014.09
    • integrated Linaro GDB 7.8-2014.09
    • imported Linaro eglibc 2.19 into meta-linaro after OE-core switched to glibc 2.20
    • fixed shadow securetty for Qualcomm and STMicroelectronics SoCs

    • upstreaming:
      • fixed libpng on aarch64 (neon symbol)
      • updated PM QA to 0.4.14
      • updated libunwind to include aarch64 support
  • Linaro Ubuntu 14.09 is released (CARD-786):
    • added linux-tools (perf standalone, splitted from kernel build)
    • updated packages: Juno firmware 0.8.1, LSK 3.10.55/3.14.19 and linux-linaro 3.17-rc4 kernels.
  • A gcov enabled build has been added (CARD-1488)
  • Linaro builds of the Android NDK have been updated to current upstream sources and current Linaro toolchain component releases.
  • Standalone Android toolchain binary builds now use Linaro binutils for improved armv8 support.

Cycles/1409/Release/Highlights (last modified 2014-09-25 11:09:03)