Android ICS on Snowball and Beyond

Registered by Zach Pfeffer on 2011-12-13

Linaro has ICS running on STE's Snowball. This session will discuss running Android on this and any future boards from STE. This session will be a great opportunity to plan for extending existing support on the Snowball and look towards the future.

Blueprint information

Status:
Complete
Approver:
Zach Pfeffer
Priority:
Essential
Drafter:
Mathieu Poirier
Direction:
Approved
Assignee:
Mathieu Poirier
Definition:
Approved
Series goal:
Accepted for 2012q1
Implementation:
Implemented
Milestone target:
milestone icon connect-q1.12
Started by
Zach Pfeffer on 2012-02-27
Completed by
Zach Pfeffer on 2012-02-27

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Meta:
Roadmap id: ANDROID2012-ICS-RELEASE

Goal:
The goal of this session is to come up with a plan to make Snowball all green and/or any follow on board all green.

Agenda:
Discuss 11.09 - 12.01 test results
Review current state of ICS on Snowball
Discuss upcoming features (3.2 kernel, MM enablemement etc)

- [anmar] Sync up all stake holders on the current status of Snowball (Android, Ubuntu): TODO

__Feature List__

See: http://www.igloocommunity.org/Snowball_product_brief.pdf

See: https://docs.google.com/a/linaro.org/spreadsheet/ccc?key=0AkxwyUNxNaAadHJoVmJ1XzBhRHZZTzJpMi1SckF2OVE&hl=en_US#gid=0

x - works
#- we have a plan
o - fails to work, or unknown

__Processor sub-system__

- ARM Dual Cortex A9 @ 1GHz,
- 4 / 8GByte e-MMC,
- 1GByte LP-DDR2,

___Display__

x - 1x HDMI Full HD,
o - 1x CVBS Video OUT,

__Audio__

# - 1x Audio OUT, (help from Benjamin)
# - 1x Audio IN, (help from Benjamin)

__Analog Sensor__

# - 1x 3 Axis Accelerometer, (Benn + Mathieu)
# - 1x 3 Axis Magnetometer, (Benn+ Mathieu)
# - 1x 3 Axis Gyrometer, (Benn + Mathieu)
# - 1x Pressure sensor, (Benn + Mathieu)

__Expansion Connector__

o - 3x Expansion Connectors (FSMC,
HSI, Audio, MiPi CSI / Camera, LCD,
MiPi DSI, UART, SPI, I2C, GPIO)

__Connectivity__

x - 1x Micro-SD,
x - 1x Ethernet 10/100Mbits,
x - 1x USB OTG HS (480Mbits),
x - 1x Serial Port (RS232 / Over USB),
o - 1x JTAG Connector, (Never tested by team)
o - 1x MiPi34 Debug Connector, (Never tested by team)
# - 1x IEEE 802.11 b/g/n WLAN, (Mathieu to look at it again)
# - 1 x Bluetooth 2.1+EDR (Ex. Antenna), (Mathieu to look at it again)
# - 1 x GPS (Ex. Antenna), (Amit Pundir, problems with binaries)

__Power__

o - 1x RTC Battery Backup,
o - 1x DC IN +5V,
o - 1x Li-Ion Battery Charger

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