Apalis iMX8 with the Ixora Carrier Board¶
Ensure you replace the
<factory> placeholder below with the name of your
Download necessary files from
Extract the file
Expand the run in the Runs section which corresponds with the name of the board mfgtool-files and download the tools for that machine.
Download and extract the file
tar -zxvf mfgtool-files-apalis-imx8.tar.gz
Organize all the files like the tree below:
├── lmp-factory-image-<machine-name>.wic.gz ├── u-boot-<machine-name>.itb ├── imx-boot-<machine-name> └── mfgtool-files-<machine-name> ├── bootloader.uuu ├── full_image.uuu ├── SPL-mfgtool ├── u-boot-mfgtool.itb ├── uuu └── uuu.exe
Set up the board for updating using the manufacturing tools:
Ensure that the power is off (SW1)
Put the apalis-imx into Recovery Mode:
Power on the board by pressing the SW1 button.
Once in serial downloader mode and connected to your PC, the evaluation board should show up as a Freescale USB device.
Device names and IDs can slightly differ from the steps below.
To go back to run mode, disconnect the jumper from the recovery pads (JP4) and reconnect the JP2 jumper.
Power on the board to boot the new image.