[meta-freescale] [meta-fsl-arm-extra][PATCH 2/2] wandboard: Change kernel to 3.10.17

John Weber rjohnweber at gmail.com
Mon Mar 24 12:58:22 PDT 2014

Move default kernel selection to 3.10.17 in advance of the 1.6 release,
because currently 3.0.35_4.0.0 is broken in master.  There are known issues
with the kernel that will be resolved with community assistance.  These

- HDMI:  Using X11 causes HDMI output to default to 1024x768 resolution
         regardless of the 'video=mxcfb...' bootarg selection.
- HDMI, EDID:  Does not work (but this did not work on 3.0.35 either).
- Sound, SGTL5000: After POR, the codec chip works fine.  However, after
         playing sound through the coded, a board soft reset or pushbutton
         reset results in a hung I2C2 bus, causing devices on i2c2 to fail
         to initialize.
- Sound, HDMI audio output: Using HDMI audio output seems to cause very slow
         playback of both audio and video, and can be seen using aplay or

Signed-off-by: John Weber <rjohnweber at gmail.com>
 conf/machine/include/wandboard.inc |    2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/conf/machine/include/wandboard.inc b/conf/machine/include/wandboard.inc
index ff6fb52..d8a0348 100644
--- a/conf/machine/include/wandboard.inc
+++ b/conf/machine/include/wandboard.inc
@@ -4,7 +4,7 @@ include conf/machine/include/imx-base.inc
 include conf/machine/include/tune-cortexa9.inc
 PREFERRED_PROVIDER_virtual/kernel ?= "linux-wandboard"
-PREFERRED_VERSION_linux-wandboard ?= "3.0.35"
+PREFERRED_VERSION_linux-wandboard ?= "3.10.17"
 SERIAL_CONSOLE = "115200 ttymxc0"

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