Changes between Version 31 and Version 32 of ventana/ubuntu


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Timestamp:
02/21/2019 08:55:07 PM (3 years ago)
Author:
Tim Harvey
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added kernel version details, collapsed old images, added important notes

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    1616== Gateworks pre-built Ubuntu Disk Images ==
    1717Gateworks provides some pre-built Ubuntu firmware images for the Ventana Family:
    18 ||= Name              =||= Size =||= Features =||
    19 || bionic-ventana 18.04 || ~1.2GB^^^1^^^ || console support - Gateworks kernel/drivers ||
    20 || xenial-ventana 16.04 || ~1.2GB^^^1^^^ || console support - Gateworks kernel/drivers ||
    21 || trusty-ventana 14.04 || ~210MB  || console support - Gateworks kernel/drivers ||
    22 || trusty-mm-ventana 14.04 || ~650MB^^^1^^^ || HW acclerated gstreamer/gstreamer-imx ||
    23 || trusty-x11-ventana 14.04 || ~1000MB^^^1^^^ || HW accelerated X11 support with LXDE ||
    24  1. requires 'large' flash size (2GB) or 1GB and larger of removable storage
     18||= Name              =||= Size =||= Features =||= Notes =||
     19|| bionic-ventana 18.04 || ~1.2GB^^^1^^^ || console support - Gateworks 4.20 kernel/drivers || **Recommended** ||
     20|| xenial-ventana 16.04 || ~1.2GB^^^1^^^ || console support - Gateworks 4.20 kernel/drivers || ||
     21|| trusty-ventana 14.04 || ~210MB  || console support - Gateworks 3.14 kernel/drivers || ||
     22|| trusty-mm-ventana 14.04 || ~650MB^^^1^^^ || HW acclerated gstreamer/gstreamer-imx - Gateworks 3.14 kernel/drivers || ||
     23|| trusty-x11-ventana 14.04 || ~1000MB^^^1^^^ || HW accelerated X11 support with LXDE - Gateworks 3.14 kernel/drivers || ||
     24 1. requires 2GB and larger storage
    2525
    2626For a full Board Support Package providing building a Linux distro from source, please see the OpenWrt, Yocto, or Android BSP from the [wiki:ventana#bsp Ventana BSP] page
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    29 === Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) console image ===
     29=== Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) console image (**Recommended**) ===
    3030- *** Note ***: This is a mainline kernel that does not have Video Hardware Acceleration support for gstreamer and a few other Gateworks specific items. For more information, read [wiki:ventana#MainlineLinuxKernelsupport Gateworks Mainline Linux Support].
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    4343Features:
    4444- Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS (from debootstrap instructions)
    45 - Ubuntu Bionic kernel (Linux 4.15 based) with drivers/firmware
     45- Ubuntu Bionic kernel (Linux 4.20 based) with drivers/firmware
    4646- custom bootscript supporting NAND/UBI, MMC, SATA, USB boot devices and root filesystems
    4747- extra packages: openssh-server can-utils i2c-tools usbutils pciutils
     
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     52[[CollapsibleStart(Old Releases)]]
     53
    5254=== Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus) console image ===
    53 - *** Note ***: This is a mainline kernel that does not have Video Hardware Acceleration support for gstreamer and a few other Gateworks specific items. For more information, read [wiki:ventana#MainlineLinuxKernelsupport Gateworks Mainline Linux Support].
     55Important Notes:
     56- This is a mainline kernel that does not have Video Hardware Acceleration support for gstreamer and a few other Gateworks specific items. For more information, read [wiki:ventana#MainlineLinuxKernelsupport Gateworks Mainline Linux Support].
     57- This requires the latest Gateworks Bootloader - U-Boot v2017.05 (see http://dev.gateworks.com/ventana/images and http://trac.gateworks.com/wiki/ventana/bootloader#PreBuiltBootloader)
    5458
    5559A pre-built console image created using the  [#debootstrap debootstrap] method for [http://releases.ubuntu.com/16.04/ Ubuntu 16.04 (Xenial Xerus)] can be downloaded:
     
    7579
    7680=== Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr) console image ===
     81Important Notes:
     82- This is a mainline kernel that does not have Video Hardware Acceleration support for gstreamer and a few other Gateworks specific items. For more information, read [wiki:ventana#MainlineLinuxKernelsupport Gateworks Mainline Linux Support].
     83- This requires the latest Gateworks Bootloader - U-Boot v2017.05 (see http://dev.gateworks.com/ventana/images and http://trac.gateworks.com/wiki/ventana/bootloader#PreBuiltBootloader)
     84
    7785A pre-built console image created using the  [#debootstrap debootstrap] method for [http://releases.ubuntu.com/14.04/ Ubuntu 14.04 (Trusty Tahr)] can be downloaded:
    7886 * [http://dev.gateworks.com/ventana/images/trusty-ventana_large.ubi trusty-ventana_large.ubi] - UBI image for 1GB/2GB Flash boards (see wiki:/linux/ubi#BasicMethod for info about flashing UBI images)
     
    140148- lxde
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    143153[=#kernel]