[riot-devel] RIOT Release 2015.09

Emmanuel Baccelli Emmanuel.Baccelli at inria.fr
Mon Oct 5 23:40:48 CEST 2015


And thank you Oleg for driving "the last mile" for the release!

On Mon, Oct 5, 2015 at 11:35 PM, rakendra thapa <rakendrathapa at gmail.com>
wrote:

> Congratulations team !!
>
> Cheers,
> Rakendra
>
> On Tue, Oct 6, 2015 at 3:00 AM, <kaspar at schleiser.de> wrote:
>
>> wooooooooohoooooooooooah!
>>
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Emmanuel Baccelli <Emmanuel.Baccelli at inria.fr>
>> To: RIOT OS kernel developers <devel at riot-os.org>
>> Sent: Mo., 05 Okt. 2015 23:11
>> Subject: Re: [riot-devel] RIOT Release 2015.09
>>
>> YAY!
>>
>> On Mon, Oct 5, 2015 at 10:55 PM, Martine Lenders <authmillenon at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>>
>>> \o/ finally!
>>>
>>> /goes to bed
>>> Am 05.10.2015 22:17 schrieb "Oleg Hahm" <oliver.hahm at inria.fr>:
>>>
>>>> Dear RIOT developers and users,
>>>>
>>>> it has been a long and rocky road, but thanks to the marvellous
>>>> community, we
>>>> managed to finalize the fifth official release of the RIOT operating
>>>> system:
>>>>                 -----------------------------------
>>>>                 *         RIOT 2015.09            *
>>>>                 -----------------------------------
>>>>
>>>> The highlights of this release are three major parts:
>>>> * gnrc network stack
>>>> * xtimer
>>>> * cleanup of CPU and board specific code
>>>>
>>>> The new generic ("gnrc") network stack is a highly modular and
>>>> configurable
>>>> IPv6/6LoWPAN network stack. It implements a large number of IETF RFCs,
>>>> such as
>>>> RFC 2473, RFC 4861, RFC 4944, RFC 6550, or RFC 6775. Furthermore, it
>>>> provides
>>>> a unified API between the different layers and a generic network device
>>>> interface. The provided 6LoWPAN border router (6LBR) can be run on any
>>>> hardware, providing an IPv6 capable network interface or a UART for
>>>> using SLIP
>>>> (RFC 1055).
>>>>
>>>> A new timer subsystem is introduced by xtimer, replacing hwtimer and
>>>> vtimer
>>>> modules. xtimer offers very precise timer operations as well as support
>>>> for
>>>> long-term timers running over days and weeks. Along with well-known
>>>> timer
>>>> operations in RIOT, it also provides a function for accurate periodic
>>>> timers.
>>>> In order to ease porting of your existing RIOT code, a vtimer
>>>> compatibility
>>>> layer can be used on top.
>>>>
>>>> Refactoring and cleaning up the peripheral drivers as well as other CPU
>>>> and
>>>> board specific code, helped to reduce the number of Makefile
>>>> duplication lines
>>>> by about 50% and provide a much cleaner and easier to use interface for
>>>> porting new platforms to RIOT.
>>>>
>>>> Of course this release also comes along with a variety of newly
>>>> supported
>>>> boards, CPUs, and device drivers. RIOT 2015.09 has been ported to the
>>>> Eistec
>>>> Mulle, Phytec phyWAVE, Zolertia ReMote, Atmel SAML21, various ST Nucleo
>>>> boards, Freescale Freedom, TI Stellaris Launchpad, the LimiFrog, and
>>>> Silab's
>>>> Wonder Gecko. It supports a LC display, new light, motion, and
>>>> temperature
>>>> sensors, and more accelerometers and magnetometers.
>>>>
>>>> Just to give you a rough estimation about the tremendous amount of work
>>>> that
>>>> has been put into this release, here are some impressive numbers:
>>>> About 580 pull requests with about 2,500 commits have been merged since
>>>> the
>>>> last release and 120 additional issues have been solved. 62 people
>>>> contributed
>>>> code in 277 days. 2578 files have been touched with ~320,000 insertions
>>>> and
>>>> ~134,000 deletions.
>>>>
>>>> As a major change to our development procedures, the RIOT community
>>>> will offer
>>>> long-term bug fixes for this release in a API-stable branch.
>>>>
>>>> You can download the RIOT release from Github, either by cloning the
>>>> repository or using the tarball:
>>>> https://github.com/RIOT-OS/RIOT/archive/2015.09.tar.gz
>>>>
>>>> Happy RIOT,
>>>> Oleg
>>>> --
>>>> printk(CARDNAME": Bad Craziness - sent packet while busy.\n" );
>>>>         linux-2.6.6/drivers/net/smc9194.c
>>>>
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