Release Note of Android (v1.8)


Release Date May/14/2015 (TBD)
Release Type Regular release
Release Files update.zip (MD5SUM:c0f16847d338e550815576d9ba738716)
  • Fix to work microphone input from the earphone.
  • WiFi USB dongle #4 driver is updated
    • Updated with backported Linux driver 3.18.1-1 from here
  • WPS feature is verified with WiFi USB dongle #3 and #4
  • Improve the performance of USB 3.0 Ethernet(AX88179)
  • Fix the wrong EDID option.
  • Fix 64G eMMC booting problem.
  • Fix the wrong touch coordinate when HDMI screen is rotated on portrait
  • Supporting Pinch Zoom-In/Out with mouse-wheel.
  • The boot-animation is not correctly working in the portrait mode

How to checkout

$ repo init -u https://github.com/hardkernel/android.git -b 5422_4.4.4_master
$ repo sync
$ repo start 5422_4.4.4_master --all

Linux Kernel

We've merged the Kernel source into the Android repo. Android build-script also includes the Kernel compile.

Android Source

$ ./build.sh odroidxu3

NO-EDID 1080P

boot.ini
ODROIDXU-UBOOT-CONFIG
 
setenv fb_x_res "1920"
setenv fb_y_res "1080"
 
setenv vout "hdmi"
 
setenv left     "56"
setenv right    "24"
setenv upper    "3"
setenv lower    "3"
setenv hsync    "14"
setenv vsync    "3"
 
 
setenv hdmi_phy_res "1080p60hz"
 
setenv edid "0"
 
setenv led_blink        "1"
 
setenv bootcmd      "movi read kernel 0 40008000;bootz 40008000"
 
setenv bootargs     "fb_x_res=${fb_x_res} fb_y_res=${fb_y_res} vout=${vout} hdmi_phy_res=${hdmi_phy_res} edid=${edid} left=${left} right=${right} upper=${upper} lower=${lower} vsync=${vsync} hsync=${hsync} led_blink=${led_blink}"
boot

EDID 1080P

boot.ini
ODROIDXU-UBOOT-CONFIG
 
setenv fb_x_res "1920"
setenv fb_y_res "1080"
 
setenv vout "hdmi"
 
setenv left     "56"
setenv right    "24"
setenv upper    "3"
setenv lower    "3"
setenv hsync    "14"
setenv vsync    "3"
 
 
setenv hdmi_phy_res "1080p60hz"
 
setenv edid "1"
 
setenv led_blink        "1"
 
setenv bootcmd      "movi read kernel 0 40008000;bootz 40008000"
 
setenv bootargs     "fb_x_res=${fb_x_res} fb_y_res=${fb_y_res} vout=${vout} hdmi_phy_res=${hdmi_phy_res} edid=${edid} left=${left} right=${right} upper=${upper} lower=${lower} vsync=${vsync} hsync=${hsync} led_blink=${led_blink}"
boot