Release Notes

2.0.0

May 29, 2019

  • Updated the base OS to Ubunbtu 18.04

1.2.3

February 18, 2019

  • Fixed an issue with cell modem initialization

  • Bug fixes

1.2.2

October 16, 2018

  • Bug fixes

1.2.0

October 10, 2018

  • Add hardware support for new flash

  • Bug fixes

1.1.1

January 23, 2017

  • Bug fixes

  • APT packages updated to address CVEs

1.1.0

January 10, 2017

  • Updated to the newest SNAP tools and libraries:
    • SNAPconnect to 3.7.1

    • SNAPconnect Futures to 7.1.0

    • SNAPtoolbelt to 4.0.2

    • SNAPbuild to 2.4.3

    • SNAPcore versions: 2.5.6, 2.6.2, 2.7.1, 2.7.2, 2.8.1, and 2.8.2

  • APT packages updated to address CVEs

1.0.11

May 10, 2017

  • Updated to u-boot 1.0.4-9-gb126520

  • Update all of the /sys/class/gpio/gpio devices to be owned by the gpio group.

  • Linux device tree updated to fix real time clock issue, and added /etc/rc2.d/S10-hwclock

  • APT packages updated to address CVEs

1.0.10

January 11, 2016

  • Updated to rootfs used version 1.1.0-1.

  • Image builder now uses a very base rootfs (1.1.0-1)

  • Updated e20-leds to 1.0.2 - you no longer have to be root to control the LEDs

    • The LEDs are owned by the gpio group

  • Updated to linux-image-3.10.17-synapse1.0.4-6-g4d97324

  • Updated to u-boot 1.0.4-5-g268bd5e

    • Now has a five second boot delay on first boot only.

  • Updated to installer version 1.1.8-11

    • Uses the new eMMC name scheme and sets the one time boot delay appropriately

    • eMMC image filename is now [BOARDNAME]-mmc-imagefile-[VERSION].img.gz

  • Updated to the newest snapconnect, snaptoolbelt, snapbuild, and snapconnect-futures:

    • snapconnect to 3.6.1

    • snaptoolbelt to 2.0.1

    • snapbuild to 2.4.0

    • snapconnect-futures to 6.0.0

  • Added snap-firmware 2.7.2 and 2.8.2

  • Updated the E20 to u-boot 40-uboot-e20_1.0.4-5-g268bd5e.

  • Updated permissions on /home/snap to 0750

  • Updated permissions on /etc/shadow to 0640

  • APT packages updated to address CVEs

1.0.8

June 29, 2016

  • Added the e20-network-help APT package

    • Includes e20-dhclient-setargs, which can modify the boot delay time seen at startup while waiting on an IP address

  • Added auto eth0``to ``/etc/network/interfaces

    • eth0 will now by default block waiting for a DHCP offer

  • By default, root login over SSH is now disabled, even by RSA

  • Upgraded e20-cell-helpers APT package to version 1.0.8

    • Added the file /etc/DE910_autoprogram

    • New udev rule to generate two symlinks, /dev/de910-0 and /dev/de910-1, linking to the usb-serial ports representing the DE910

    • Verizon ppp configuration and disconnect scripts now reference /dev/de910-1 rather than /dev/ttyUSB3

    • Automatically performs OTA service provisioning

    • Updated the power-cell-modem command to go through an orderly disable / power off, or power on / enable to ensure reliability

  • Added Python 2.7.9, however the default remains 2.7.6

  • SNAPConnect now comes pre-installed

  • SNAPfirmware now comes pre-installed

  • SNAPbuild now comes pre-installed

  • SNAPtoolbelt now comes pre-installed

  • SNAPConnect Futures now comes pre-installed

  • SNAPstraction now comes pre-installed

  • Added user snap to the dip group to align with ppp package changes

  • Now based on Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS

    • Includes important security updates and CVEs, and other associated changes to the base root file system

1.0.5

August 27, 2015

  • Updated to Installer Kernel 1.0.4

    • Updated the installer kernel to remove messages about SDMA

  • Updated the Installer Kernel to remove messages about SDMA

  • Updated to Installer CPIO 1.1.2

    • Cleaned up the output of the installer InitRAMFS while exiting

  • Updated output filename to include full git commit information for tracability

  • Updated to base rootfs 1.0.2

  • Added e20-cell-helpers version 1.0.4 to the packages to be installed

    • Removed “disable-cell-modem” executable (it was an accidental duplicate of power-cell-modem)

1.0.2

May 20, 2015

  • Removed e20-snap-utils from the default packages

  • Patched the rootfs to install Linux Kernel 1.0.3-13

    • Added the chip detect line to uSD2 to the device tree

    • Added NFSD support

    • Added selinux and apparmor support

    • Fixed issues with iptables support

  • Updated default hostname to e20

  • Added patch to force the changing of the default password on the first boot

  • Changed /dev/snap0 and /dev/snap1 to be owned by the dialout group and added the snap user to be a member of the dialout group

  • Added e20-gpio-scripts version 1.0.2 to the packages to be installed

    • Fixed the description in the APT package

  • Added e20-cell-helpers version 1.0.3 to the packages to be installed

    • Fixed compression settings for Verizon PPP scripts

1.0.0

November 18, 2015 * Initial Release