New ubilinux, Ubuntu 14.04/16.04 and Yocto 4.4 Kernel packages for the UP Board have just been released!

Release notes

ubilinux Kernel

  • Rebased Kernel to Linux Kernel 4.4.35 (which includes Dirty Cow patch and other security improvements)
  • Added patch for Kingston M525 eMMC write failures

 

Ubuntu 14.04 and 16.04 Kernel

  • Rebased Kernel to Ubuntu 4.4.xx (which includes Dirty Cow patch and other security improvements)
  • Added patch for Kingston M525 eMMC write failures

 

Yocto 2.1 (meta-up-board 2.1-3)

  • Updated for Yocto 2.1.2 (Krogoth)
  • Added patch for Kingston M525 eMMC write failures
  • Added support for ACPI table override via initrd or efivars

 

 

Installation

An UP² Pentium Plus starter kit has been added to the winner reward!

For this reason we are also going to extend the sign-up date until the end of November so you will have more time to subscribe.

up hackathon

Check out the Virtual Hackathon page and subscribe to the competition!

 

The UP Team just unveiled the next generation of UP on Kickstarter on the 1st of November 2016.

UP2 (UP Squared), the most powerful maker board ever, is based on the latest Intel® technology; formally known as Apollo Lake. It boasts the Intel® Celeron N3350 and Intel® Pentium N4200 with Altera FPGA MAX® 10 onboard. UP2 (UP Squared) is priced starting at just €89!

 

For more information please visit the UP2 (UP Squared) website or checkout our UP2 (UP Squared) campaign on Kickstarter!

up2 kickstarter

The last minute of Halloween is fast approaching... Keep an eye out on Kickstarter!

Or check out the live countdown from the UP Board website.

 

halloween countdown

New Ubuntu 14.04 and Ubuntu 16.04 4.4 Kernel packages for the UP Board have just been released on Launchpad!

Release notes

The linux-upboard 4.4 Kernel enables various board features, such as the 40-pin GPIO header, on Ubuntu Trusty (14.04.x LTS) and Ubuntu Xenial (16.04.x LTS) releases.

  • Added latest version of the UP support patchset for Linux 4.4
  • Added R200 RealSense device support
  • Added HDMI Audio support

Installation

To try it out, you can check the Ubuntu wiki page.

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