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ibisa 0.3.2 released

ibisa is a build framework for openwince.

Changes since 0.3.1 release:
* Fixed bug on first owce-install run.
* Fixed bug in cesysgen phase (makegen.bat).

Homepage: http://openwince.sourceforge.net/ibisa/

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Marcel Telka

Posted by Marcel Telka 2003-07-30

comport 0.1 released

COM port remapper (comport) is able to remap (rename) any
Windows CE stream interface port to COMx: name.

This is first public release.

Homepage: http://openwince.sourceforge.net/comport/

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Marcel Telka

Posted by Marcel Telka 2003-07-29

ibisa 0.3.1 released

ibisa is a build framework for openwince.

Changes since 0.3 release:
* Fixed minor bugs and typos in cesysgen.
* Added support for full ibisa installation from sources (without RPMs).
* Added support for PUBLIC/openwince/oak/files directory.

Homepage: http://openwince.sourceforge.net/ibisa/

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Marcel Telka

Posted by Marcel Telka 2003-07-29

ibisa 0.3 released

ibisa is a build framework for openwince.

Changes since 0.2.1 release:
* Added support for running commands in openwince context into owce-run.
* Added support for creating configurations using owce-config from command line only (i.e. without user interaction).
* Added WinCE framework for openwince public project.
* Added support for packaging ibisa using RPM.
* Updated owce-install to reflect other changes.... read more

Posted by Marcel Telka 2003-07-28

Intel PXA2x0 drivers 0.2.3 released

This is a driver collection for Intel PXA2x0 processor family (it includes PXA210, PXA250, PXA255, PXA260, PXA261, PXA262, and PXA263) for Windows CE. This package is intended primarily for BSP programmers and it is designed with care of strict separation board specific code (they are not a part of this package) from common PXA2x0 related stuff which forms this package content. The openwince project collects free (open source) software tools, modules, applications, drivers, and so on for Windows CE platform developers. Some of the modules are usable outside Windows CE development environment and are platform independent.... read more

Posted by Marcel Telka 2003-07-24

EP250 BSP 0.2.1 released

This is Board Support Package (BSP) for ETC WEP EP250 board for Windows CE .NET.

Changes since 0.2 release:
* Added display rotation support.
* Added charger driver. (Daniel Samek)
* Added gps receiver on/off to STUART switch driver. (Daniel Samek)
* Added STUART switch driver (patch 753203, Daniel Samek).
* Enabled GPIO1 and GPIO5 wake-up (Daniel Samek).
* Replaced audio driver with new_audio driver. (patch 757109, Daniel Samek)... read more

Posted by Marcel Telka 2003-06-27

Intel PXA2x0 drivers 0.2.2 released

This is a driver collection for Intel PXA2x0 processor family (it includes PXA210, PXA250, PXA255, PXA260, PXA261, PXA262, and PXA263) for Windows CE.

This package is intended primarily for BSP programmers and it is designed with care of strict separation board specific code (they are not a part of this package) from common PXA2x0 related stuff which forms this package content.

Changes since 0.2.1 release:
* Added screen rotation support for LCD driver.
* Added minimal IOCTL_PROCESSOR_INFORMATION implementation (bug 753799).
* Added GPIO wake-up configuration. (Daniel Samek)
* Added new ac97 audio driver to ac97/audio directory. (Daniel Samek)
* ac97 driver moved from ac97 directory to ac97/register directory. (Daniel Samek)
* Added power management to i2c driver. (Daniel Samek)
* Added power down all subsystems in ac97 driver to power management. (Daniel Samek)
* Fixed suspend/resume for uart driver
* Fixed minor bugs... read more

Posted by Marcel Telka 2003-06-27

EP250 BSP 0.2 released

This is Board Support Package (BSP) for ETC WEP EP250 board for Windows CE .NET.

Changes since 0.1 release:
* Changes in audio driver:
- Added variable sample rate setting for (patch 713814, Daniel Samek).
- Fixed missed audio in interrupt (patch 740309, Daniel Samek).
- Set 20 dB gain for power amplifier (patch 742281, Daniel Samek).
* Minor bugs fixed.
* Added I2C, PCMCIA, SD/MMC drivers.
* Added USB ActiveSync connection settings (patch 743646, Daniel Samek).
* Added modem configuration for terminal (patch 748219, Martin Flaska).
* Added GPIO reset support.
* Added suspend/resume support (thanks to Juraj Fabo and Daniel Samek).... read more

Posted by Marcel Telka 2003-06-05

Intel PXA2x0 drivers 0.2.1 released

This is a driver collection for Intel PXA2x0 processor family (it includes PXA210, PXA250, PXA255, PXA260, PXA261, PXA262, and PXA263) for Windows CE.

This package is intended primarily for BSP programmers and it is designed with care of strict separation board specific code (they are not a part of this package) from common PXA2x0 related stuff which forms this package content.

Changes since 0.1 release:
* Added power management to ac97 driver. (Daniel Samek)
* Added power management to pxammcload driver. (Juraj Fabo)
* Added power management to pxapcmcia driver. (Juraj Fabo)
* Added support for suspend/resume. (Juraj Fabo, me)
* Removed interrupt processing from ac97 driver. (Daniel Samek)
* Added power management to pxausbcab driver. (Daniel Samek)
* Splitted pxausb2s driver to pxausbcab and pxausb2s driver. (Daniel Samek)
* Fixed minor bugs in uart driver (thanks to Juraj Fabo)
* Improved uart driver implementation, added suspend/resume support
* Fixed bugs in pcmcia driver (Juraj Fabo, me)
* Added i2c driver (Daniel Samek)
* Added pxammc driver (Juraj Fabo)
* Added pxammcload driver (Juraj Fabo)
* Added power management for LCD driver
* Added support for GPIO reset
* Added initial processor mimicry support... read more

Posted by Marcel Telka 2003-06-05

ibisa 0.2.1 released

ibisa is a build framework for openwince.

Changes since 0.2 release:
* Added platform sysgening for 'plat' target.

Homepage: http://openwince.sourceforge.net/ibisa/

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Marcel Telka

Posted by Marcel Telka 2003-06-05

xboot 0.2.3 released

xboot is a bootloader for embedded devices. It's capable to download binary image from host PC via USB, serial or parallel port; write it into flash memory and startup WinCE.

xboot is extensible to support different platforms (boards) and operating systems. Supported platforms now include Intel SA1110 based devices (EI370, EP002, EP202) and Intel PXA250 based devices (EP250 aka WEP).

Main changes since latest release (0.2.2):
* Added support for quick wakeup for PXA2X0.
* Added GPIO setup for STUART and FFUART for PXA2X0.
* Fixed minor bugs.... read more

Posted by Marcel Telka 2003-06-04

JTAG Tools 0.4 released

JTAG Tools is a software package which enables working with JTAG-aware
(IEEE 1149.1) hardware devices (parts) and boards through JTAG adapter.

This package has open and modular architecture with ability to write
miscellaneous extensions (like board testers, flash memory programmers,
and so on).

Changes since 0.3.2 release:
* Added support for executing scripts directly from stdin
(parameter '-').
* Disabled external bus cycles for PXA250 for addresses above
0x04000000.
* Fixed bug in BUSY signal handling in Linux ppdev driver.
* Optimized bus drivers to increase bus access speed (readmem,
flashmem, ...).
* Added new command 'endian' to configure access mode to external files.
* Added JTAG declarations for
- Broadcom BCM5421S (patch 743129, Matan Ziv-Av)
- DEC SA1100 (thanks to Jachym Holecek)
* Added bus driver for Hitachi SH7727 (based on patch 743140, Matan
Ziv-Av).
* Added support for printing current JTAG frequency.
* Added support for 'signal' keyword (as alias for 'pin') into JTAG
declarations.
* Minor bugs fixed.... read more

Posted by Marcel Telka 2003-05-29

dlc 0.2 released

dlc is Windows CE image downloader. It's capable to download image via USB port.

Changes since 0.1:
* dlc now waits for an USB connection a while.
* Fixed minor bugs.

Homepage: http://openwince.sourceforge.net/dlc/

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Marcel Telka

Posted by Marcel Telka 2003-05-22

ibisa 0.2 released

ibisa is a build framework for openwince.

Changes since 0.1 release:
* Fixed owce-install permissions.
* Added support for multiple configurations.
* Increased robusteness of the scripts.
* Added '-h' option for all scripts to display short usage.

Homepage: http://openwince.sourceforge.net/ibisa/

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Marcel Telka

Posted by Marcel Telka 2003-04-30

dlc 0.1 released

dlc is Windows CE image downloader. It's capable to download image via USB port.

dlc is free software, covered by the GNU General Public License, and you are welcome to change it and/or distribute copies of it under certain conditions. There is absolutely no warranty for dlc.

This is first public release.

Homepage: http://openwince.sourceforge.net/dlc/

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Marcel Telka

Posted by Marcel Telka 2003-04-16

ibisa 0.1 released

ibisa is a build framework for openwince.

ibisa is free software, covered by the GNU General Public License, and you are welcome to change it and/or distribute copies of it under certain conditions. There is absolutely no warranty for ibisa.

This is first public release.

Homepage: http://openwince.sourceforge.net/ibisa/

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Marcel Telka

Posted by Marcel Telka 2003-04-07

JTAG Tools 0.3.2 released

JTAG Tools is a software package which enables working with JTAG-aware (IEEE 1149.1) hardware devices (parts) and boards through JTAG adapter.

This package has open and modular architecture with ability to write miscellanous extensions (like board testers, flash memory programmers, and so on).

Changes since 0.3.1 release:
* Added driver for Keith & Koep JTAG Cable.
* Ported to NetBSD/i386 (Jachym Holecek).
* Added JTAG declarations for Xilinx XCR3256XL-FT256 (Jachym Holecek).... read more

Posted by Marcel Telka 2003-04-04

include 0.2.3 released

include is a collection of the useful independent include files for C/Assembler developers. Released under BSD-style license.

Changes since 0.2.2 release:
* Ported stdint.h to NetBSD (thanks to Jachym Holecek).

Homepage: http://openwince.sourceforge.net/include/

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Marcel Telka

Posted by Marcel Telka 2003-04-04

EP250 BSP 0.1 released

This is Board Support Package (BSP) for ETC WEP EP250 board for Windows CE .NET.

Homepage: http://openwince.sourceforge.net/EP250/

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Marcel Telka

Posted by Marcel Telka 2003-04-02

Intel PXA2x0 drivers 0.1 released

This is a driver collection for Intel PXA2x0 processor family (it includes PXA210, PXA250, PXA255, PXA261 and PXA262) for Windows CE.

This package is intended primarily for BSP programmers and it is designed with care of strict separation board specific code (they are not a part of this package) from common PXA2x0 related stuff which forms this package content.

Homepage: http://openwince.sourceforge.net/pxa2x0/... read more

Posted by Marcel Telka 2003-04-02

xboot 0.2.2 released

xboot is a bootloader for embedded devices. It's capable to download
binary image from host PC via USB, serial or parallel port; write it
into flash memory and startup WinCE.

xboot is extensible to support different platforms (boards) and
operating systems. Supported platforms now include Intel SA1110 based
devices (EI370, EP002, EP202) and Intel PXA250 based devices
(EP250 aka WEP).

Main changes since latest release (0.2.1):
* Removed RAM clearing at startup (CLEANBOOT). It is not a job for bootloader.
* Moved xboot runtime image to beginning of the RAM.
* Added LCD controller setup for EP250.... read more

Posted by Marcel Telka 2003-03-31

include 0.2.2 released

include is a collection of the useful independent include files for C/Assembler developers. Released under BSD-style license.

Changes since 0.2.1 release:
* stdint.h ported to cygwin-1.3.21 and later.

Homepage: http://openwince.sourceforge.net/include/

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Marcel Telka

Posted by Marcel Telka 2003-03-19

JTAG Tools 0.3.1 released

JTAG Tools is a software package which enables working with JTAG-aware (IEEE 1149.1) hardware devices (parts) and boards through JTAG adapter.

This package has open and modular architecture with ability to write miscellanous extensions (like board testers, flash memory programmers, and so on).

Changes since 0.3 release:
* Added support for Intel PXA255 A0 (thanks to Mike Sprauve).
* Added support for running scripts specified as jtag command line parameters.
* Added support for comments in scripts. Lines started with `#' are treated as comments.
* Added support for Linux ppdev parallel port driver. Non-root users can use JTAG Tools now.
* Added new `bsdl2jtag' conversion tool (Matan Ziv-Av).... read more

Posted by Marcel Telka 2003-03-19

JTAG Tools 0.3 released

JTAG Tools is a software package which enables working with JTAG-aware (IEEE 1149.1) hardware devices (parts) and boards through JTAG adapter.

This package has open and modular architecture with ability to write miscellanous extensions (like board testers, flash memory programmers, and so on).

Changes since 0.2.2 release:
* Changes in interactive commands:
- enhanced 'dr' command functionality
- new 'set signal' command
- new 'get signal' command
- new 'script' command (Alessandro Zummo)
* Added support for JTAG cables:
- Mpcbdm JTAG Cable (Christian Pellegrin)
- Arcom JTAG Cable (patch 682310, Ian Campbell)
* Added JTAG declarations for
- Intel IXP425 (Christian Pellegrin)
- Xilinx XC2C256-TQ144 (Alessandro Zummo)
- Broadcom BCM1250 (Matan Ziv-Av)
- Hitachi SH7727 (Matan Ziv-Av)
* Added bus driver for Intel IXP425 (Christian Pellegrin).
* Added support for all 6 static memory banks for Intel SA1110 (bug 682660).
* Added support for bidirectional 'B' boundary scan bits (Christian Pellegrin).
* Added support for 1 x 16 bit memory configuration (Christian Pellegrin).
* Added buffered file reads/writes (Christian Pellegrin).
* Added support for flash drivers (August Hoerandl).
* Added flash driver for AMD chips (August Hoerandl).
* Added support for rc and history files (Alessandro Zummo).
* Added support for localization.
* Some bugs fixed.... read more

Posted by Marcel Telka 2003-02-25

ioperm 0.4 for Cygwin released

This software adds support for ioperm()/iopl() functions to Cygwin. This support includes sys/io.h and sys/perm.h header files (not included in Cygwin by default) together with development and runtime libraries.

New in this release:
* Implemented iopl() call with parameter 3. It grants access for whole ports range.
* Minor bugs fixed.

Homepage: http://openwince.sourceforge.net/ioperm/

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Marcel Telka

Posted by Marcel Telka 2003-02-17