i.MX8 Build Instructions

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Build Instructions (based on Freescale i.MX BSP L4.14.98_2.0.0_GA)

Please refer to this link to set Git configuration first.

$ repo init -u git://github.com/ADVANTECH-Corp/adv-arm-yocto-bsp.git -b imx-linux-sumo -m imx-4.14.98-2.0.0_ga.xml
$ repo sync
$ DISTRO=fsl-imx-xwayland MACHINE=imx8qmrom7720a1 source fsl-setup-release.sh -b build
$ export LC_ALL=en_US.UTF-8 LANG=en_US.UTF-8 LANGUAGE=en_US.UTF-8
$ bitbake fsl-image-validation-imx
While bitbake is done, the compressed image file, "fsl-image-validation-imx-imx8qmrom7720a1.sdcard.bz2", is located in the "tmp/deploy/images/imx8qmrom7720a1/" under the yocto base directory.

Hardware setting : 

Switch configuration:

2-3-4 is "ON" for SD

4 is "ON" for eMMC 

To create one bootable SD card

Please use the following command to flash the SD card:

$ bzcat fsl-image-validation-imx-imx8qmrom7720a1.sdcard.bz2 | sudo dd of={SDCARD_DEVICE_NAME} bs=1M