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     1= Product Change Notification =
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     3[[PageOutline]]
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     5Product Change Notifications (PCNs) are issued when errata or new revisions are released for Gateworks SBCs. Subscribe to the following Google group to get automatic PCN notifications.
     6
     7There are two ways to subscribe:
     8 1. Send email to {{{pcn+subscribe@gateworks.com}}}
     9  - This does not require a Google account and will send PCN notifications as e-mails
     10 2. Join group at URL https://groups.google.com/a/gateworks.com/d/forum/pcn
     11  - This requires a Google account and provides a forum-like User Interface which provides a richer experience including history
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     13
     14PCN Events are triggered by several sources:
     15 1. Errata - [wiki:ventana/errata Ventana] / [wiki:laguna/errata Laguna]
     16 2. [wiki:sbcrevisions ECO - New Board Revision]
     17 3. [wiki:gsc#firmware GSC firmware updates] - changes to GSC firmware that ships on non revision locked board models by default
     18 4. Firmware image updates - changes to pre-built firmware image that ships on non revision locked board models by default (bootloaders + OS)
     19 5. Product End Of Life (EOL) notification (single board computers as well as popular OEM add-on cards re-sold through the store)
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     22== PCN1 - GW53xx Revision F ==
     23 * Date: 02-11-2016
     24 * GW53xx was updated to Revision F. See the following link for specific details: [wiki:sbcrevisions#RevisionF GW53xx Revision F]
     25
     26== PCN2 - GW520x Revision D ==
     27 * Date: 02-18-2016
     28 * GW52xx was updated to Revision D. See the following link for specific details: [wiki:sbcrevisions GW52xx Revision D]
     29
     30== PCN3 - Laguna Software Update ==
     31 * Date: 04-05-2016
     32 * PCN: All Gateworks Laguna family products manufactured after 4/5/2016 will have firmware built from the Gateworks Laguna Bootloader r779 and OpenWrt 14.08 r794 BSP
     33
     34The new image includes:
     35- Bootloader: [http://trac.gateworks.com/browser/laguna/u-boot-2008.10?rev=779 Gateworks Laguna U-Boot 2008.10 r779] (Built Sep 21 2015 - 12:39:17)
     36- OS: [http://trac.gateworks.com/browser/openwrt/branches/14.08?rev=794 Gateworks OpenWrt 14.08 r794] (Built Dec 16 2015)
     37 - OpenWrt: r42297 (2014-08-05)
     38 - Kernel: 3.10.49
     39 - Wireless: compat-wireless 2014-05-25
     40  - ath5k (802.11abg)
     41  - ath9k (802.11abgn)
     42  - ath10k (802.11abgnac)
     43  - iwlagn(iwlwifi)
     44 - Modem:
     45  - sierrawireless/qualcomm/option
     46 - gcc: 4.8
     47 - libc: uClibc 0.9.33.2
     48 - binutils: 2.22
     49
     50For details about the latest Gateworks !OpenWrt BSP please see:
     51http://trac.gateworks.com/wiki/OpenWrt
     52
     53More information:
     54 * Gateworks updates the software that is shipped on standard product when it is considered stable and mature as they see best fit.
     55 * Gateworks is happy to lock software revisions for customers who participate in the Gateworks Specials program. More information can be found here: http://trac.gateworks.com/wiki/specials
     56
     57== PCN4 - GW551x Software Update ==
     58 * Date: 04-13-2016
     59 * PCN: All Gateworks Ventana GW551x products manufactured after 4/13/2016 will ship with software built from the Gateworks Yocto 1.8 20160407 BSP.
     60
     61Gateworks Yocto 1.8 multimedia-image (2016-04-07)
     62- Bootloader: U-Boot 2015.04-ge149149 (Apr 06 2016 - 13:18:17)
     63- Yocto 1.8.2 (Fido)
     64- Kernel: 3.14.48-1.0.x_ga+yocto+g07ca760
     65- Wireless drivers from linux-backports: 20160122
     66
     67For details about The Gateworks Yocto BSP please see:
     68http://trac.gateworks.com/wiki/Yocto
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     70More information:
     71 * Gateworks updates the software that is shipped on standard product when it is considered stable and mature as they see best fit.
     72 * Gateworks is happy to lock software revisions for customers who participate in the Gateworks Specials program. More information can be found here: http://trac.gateworks.com/wiki/specials
     73
     74
     75== PCN5 - GW17001 !WiFi Radio EOL ==
     76 * Date: 04-18-2016
     77 * PCN: Gateworks has been notified by suppliers that the Mini-PCIe Ubiquiti SR71E (GW17001) is going End of Life effective May 2016.
     78
     79Please contact sales@gateworks.com before 5/1/2016 to make any last time purchases.
     80
     81Gateworks has other radio models that can possibly be used as a replacement. Please see the following link for more information:
     82 * http://shop.gateworks.com/index.php?route=product/category&path=70_74
     83
     84== PCN6 - GSC Firmware Update - V49 ==
     85 * Date: 04-20-2016
     86 * PCN: All Gateworks Ventana and Laguna family products manufactured after 4/5/2016 will have Gateworks System Controller (GSC) firmware version 49.
     87
     88For details about the Gateworks System Controller (GSC) firmware revisions please see:
     89http://trac.gateworks.com/wiki/gsc#revisions
     90
     91More information:
     92 * Gateworks updates the software that is shipped on standard product when it is considered stable and mature as they see best fit.
     93 * Gateworks is happy to lock software revisions for customers who participate in the Gateworks Specials program. More information can be found here: http://trac.gateworks.com/wiki/specials
     94
     95== PCN7 - Ventana Software Update ==
     96* Date: 06-29-2016
     97 * PCN: All Gateworks Ventana GW51xx, GW52xx, GW53xx, GW54xx, GW552x, GW553x products manufactured after 6/29/2016 will have an updated OpenWrt Software.
     98
     99More Information:
     100 * Gateworks OpenWrt 16.02 BSP including the following updates:
     101  * Bootloader: U-Boot 2015.04-00134-g3126d82 (May 03 2016 - 06:36:06)
     102   * Added support for GW5530
     103 *  OpenWrt 16.02@791d5c5 (20160623)
     104   * Added support for GW5530
     105
     106For details about the latest Gateworks !OpenWrt BSP please see:
     107http://trac.gateworks.com/wiki/OpenWrt
     108
     109== PCN8 - GW54xx Revision E ==
     110 * Date: 07-01-2016
     111 * GW54xx was updated to Revision E. See the following link for specific details: [http://trac.gateworks.com/wiki/sbcrevisions#RevisionE GW54xx Revision E] 
     112
     113== PCN9 - GW552x Revision C ==
     114 * Date: 08-01-2016
     115 * GW552x was updated to Revision C & C.1. See the following link for specific details: [http://trac.gateworks.com/wiki/sbcrevisions GW552x Revision C & C.1] 
     116
     117== PCN10 - GW553x Revision B ==
     118 * Date: 08-30-2016
     119 * GW553x was updated to Revision B. See the following link for specific details: [http://trac.gateworks.com/wiki/sbcrevisions GW553x Revision B] 
     120
     121== PCN11 - GW551x Revision C ==
     122 * Date: 10-06-2016
     123 * GW551x was updated to Revision C. See the following link for specific details: [http://trac.gateworks.com/wiki/sbcrevisions GW551x Revision C] 
     124
     125== PCN12 - GW51xx Revision F ==
     126 * Date: 10-17-2016
     127 * GW51xx was updated to Revision F. See the following link for specific details: [http://trac.gateworks.com/wiki/sbcrevisions GW51xx Revision F] 
     128
     129== PCN13 - GW54xx Revision F ==
     130 * Date: 11-01-2016
     131 * GW54xx was updated to Revision F. See the following link for specific details: [http://trac.gateworks.com/wiki/sbcrevisions GW54xx Revision F] 
     132
     133== PCN14 - GW522x Revision D and D.1 ==
     134 * Date: 01-06-2017
     135 * GW522x was updated to Revision D and D.1. See the following link for specific details: [http://trac.gateworks.com/wiki/sbcrevisions GW522x Revision D and D.1] 
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     138[=#pcn15]
     139== PCN15 - Errata HW20: GW551x-C 16bit YUV HDMI capture not supported ==
     140* Date: 03-02-2017
     141* GW551x-C does not support 16bit YUV HDMI capture. See [wiki:ventana/errata#hw20 Errata HW20] for details.
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     144[=#pcn16]
     145== PCN16 - GW551x Revision D ==
     146* Date: 03-02-2017
     147* GW551x was updated to Revision D. See the following link for specific details: [wiki:sbcrevisions GW551x Revision D]
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     150[=#pcn17]
     151== PCN17 - Errata HW21: Ventana boards with PCIe bridge PERST issue ==
     152* Date: 06-07-2017
     153* Recent revision Ventana boards with PCIe bridges may have issues enumerating 1st generation QCA PCIe 802.11n radio devices. See [wiki:ventana/errata#h21 Errata HW21] for details.