Deprecated: Raspberry Pi kernel and firmware with support for FBTFT
Clone or download
Fetching latest commit…
Cannot retrieve the latest commit at this time.
Permalink
Failed to load latest commit information.
extra Update to 4.0.7 Jul 11, 2015
modules
overlays Update to 4.0.7 Jul 11, 2015
vc
COPYING.linux
LICENCE.broadcom fbtft: return to dev_warn() since bug is fixed Aug 22, 2013
Module.symvers Update to 4.0.7 Jul 11, 2015
Module7.symvers Update to 4.0.7 Jul 11, 2015
README.md rpi-firmware is deprecated Apr 13, 2016
bcm2708-rpi-b-plus.dtb Update to 4.0.7 Jul 11, 2015
bcm2708-rpi-b.dtb
bcm2708-rpi-cm.dtb Update to 4.0.7 Jul 11, 2015
bcm2709-rpi-2-b.dtb Update to 4.0.7 Jul 11, 2015
bootcode.bin Update to 4.0.7 Jul 11, 2015
fixup.dat Update to 4.0.7 Jul 11, 2015
fixup_cd.dat Update to 4.0.7 Jul 11, 2015
fixup_db.dat Update to 4.0.7 Jul 11, 2015
fixup_x.dat Update to 4.0.7 Jul 11, 2015
git_hash Update to 4.0.7 Jul 11, 2015
kernel.img
kernel7.img Update to 4.0.7 Jul 11, 2015
start.elf Update to 4.0.7 Jul 11, 2015
start_cd.elf
start_db.elf
start_x.elf Update to 4.0.7 Jul 11, 2015

README.md

notro/rpi-firmware

Deprecated
The offical Raspberry Pi kernel has SPI DMA support now, so rpi-firmware is deprecated.

Raspberry Pi kernel 4.0.7+ with SPI DMA support.

Install

sudo REPO_URI=https://github.com/notro/rpi-firmware rpi-update

Changelog

2015-07-11

2015-03-27

  • FBTFT support is now in raspberrypi/linux. This release only adds SPI DMA support on top of that.
  • pitft overlay changed name to pitft28-resistive
  • These modules are no longer present:
    • gpio_keys_device - DT overlay example
    • ads7846_device - Use ads7846 DT overlay instead. See /boot/overlays/README
    • gpio_mouse_device
    • stmpe_device
    • gpio_backlight_device
    • rpi_power_switch
    • spi-config
  • Builtin console fonts are not enabled (fbcon=font:XX).
  • Other kconfig options no longer enabled:
    • MOUSE_GPIO
    • GPIO_MCP23S08
    • DYNAMIC_DEBUG

2015-02-07

  • Pi 2 support

2014-12-07

Sources

Patches

  • /home/pi/rpi-firmware/fbtft/patches/bcm2708-spi-dts.patch
  • /home/pi/rpi-firmware/fbtft/patches/0001-staging-fbtft-Add-reset-to-fbtft_init_display_dt.patch

Kernel config

Default config: bcmrpi_defconfig

Built with rpi-build