[ANNOUNCEMENT] meta-intel 11.0 layer for yocto project "warrior" 2.7 is now available



We are pleased to announce the meta-intel 11.0 layer for the Yocto Project 2.7 "warrior" release is now available for download.

Vineela Tummalapalli
Intel Corporation

11.0-warrior-2.7 Errata

Release Name: meta-intel-11.0-warrior-2.7
Branch: warrior
Tag: 11.0-warrior-2.7
Hash: 1bbd18500c93d3c6ee9f43ded29b1be1baba8e75
md5: 3442dca789e14a3d8573567168cb3a98
Download Locations:

New Features / Enhancements
New recipes:
Media SDK
iHD Media Driver
metrics discovery API
Intel math kernel library

4.19 linux-intel kernel which is also the default option as well.
4.9 linux-intel kernel has been dropped.
4.14 linux-yocto kernel has been dropped.
Support added to build linux-yocto kernel version 5.0.
Support added to build linux-intel kernel version 5.1.
meta-intel now uses an optimized for Intel version of zlib.
wic now uses the correct kernel command line as specified by APPEND.

Known Issues
systemtap version in warrior does not work when using linux-intel v5.1.

Security Fixes
For Intel processor-specific security information please visit

Method information on Intel's Security Center site:;languageid=en-fr

Intel Security Center:

lttng-modules: add bbappend
README: Updated Tested Hardware
linux-intel-dev: add recipe
README: update to warrior branch for OE-Core
README: remove reference to bitbake version
linux-intel-rt/4.19: update meta SRCREVs to v4.19.31
conf: use zlib-intel by default for target builds
zlib-intel: add zlib fork with IA-specific optimisations
README: update for warrior release requirements
linux-yocto-rt/5.0: add bbappend
mkl-dnn: upgrade 0.17.4 -> 0.18.1
mkl-dnn: fix upstream release checking
ixgbevf: 4.5.2 -> 4.5.3
linux-intel-rt/4.14: update to v4.14.106
linux-intel/4.19: update to v4.19.34
linux-intel_4.14: update to v4.14.110
linux-yocto: drop 4.18 appends
ixgbe: 5.5.3 -> 5.5.5
Revert "systemd-boot: remove joule specific workaround"
metrics-discovery: Updates mesa util files
layer.conf: Add warrior to compatible release series
linux-intel/4.19: update to v4.19.28
linux-yocto/5.0: add bbpapend
systemd-boot: remove joule specific workaround
linux-intel: remove 4.9 kernel and related bbapends
wic: pass APPEND to bootloader
mkl-dnn: Initial recipe for Intel Math Kernel Library
intel-mediasdk: upgrade 18.4.0 -> 18.4.1
linux-intel_4.14: update to v4.14.101
linux-intel/4.19: update to v4.19.23
sbsigntool-native: upgrade v0.8 -> v0.9.2
ixgbevf: upgrade 4.3.6 -> 4.5.2
ixgbe: 5.5.2 -> 5.5.3
README: update for thud release requirements
ixgbevf: fix upstream release checking
ixgbe: fix upstream release checking
intel-mediasdk: upgrade 18.3.1 -> 18.4.0
intel-media-driver: upgrade 18.3.0 -> 18.4.1
gmmlib: upgrade 18.3.0 -> 18.4.1
conf: set -rt kernel to 4.19
gmmlib: fix upstream release checking
intel-mediasdk: fix upstream release checking
intel-media-driver: fix upstream release checking
linux-intel-rt/4.14: update to v4.14.93
linux-intel-rt/4.19: introduce -rt recipe for 4.19
linux-intel/4.19: update to v4.19.13
linux-yocto/4.19: add bbappends
linux-intel/4.14: update to v4.14.92
linux-intel/4.19: update SRCREV for 4.19.8
metrics-discovery: Initial recipe for Metrics Discovery API
linux-intel/4.14: update to v4.14.87
linux-intel/4.9: update to v4.9.146
intel-vaapi-driver: 2.2.0 -> 2.3.0
conf/machine: set preferred kernel to 4.19
linux-yocto: drop 4.14 appends
linux-intel/4.19: update to v4.19.8
backport-iwlwifi: exclude from world builds
intel-corei7-64.conf: remove reference to dpdk-libibverbs
linux-intel/4.19: update to v4.19.5
custom-licenses: remove BSD_LMS
linux-intel/4.19: add recipe
ixgbe: upgrade 5.3.8 -> 5.5.2
MAINTAINERS: update to current maintainers
intel-media-driver: add recipe
README: point to correct branch for master