Overview

NVIDIA is pleased to announce the Linux for Tegra R28.2 Developer Preview is now available.

NVIDIA Tegra Linux Driver Package supports development for the following platform:

  • NVIDIA® Tegra® X2 series (Jetson TX2 Developer Kit)

Note: Developer Preview versions are software that are not ready for production use.

If you're looking to run L4T in production, please download L4T 28.1 from the links below.

Supported Features

  • Kernel version 4.4.38
  • Support for 64-bit user space and runtime libraries
  • Vulkan Support
  • V4L2 media-controller driver support for camera sensors (bypassing ISP)
  • libargus provides low-level frame-synchronous API for camera applications
    • RAW output CSI cameras needing ISP can be used with either libargus or GStreamer plugin
  • Media APIs:
    • OpenGL 4.6
    • OpenGL ES 3.2
    • OpenGL ES path extensions
    • EGL 1.5 with EGLImage
  • X Resize, Rotate and Reflect Extension (RandR) 1.4
  • X11 Support
  • U-Boot

Vulkan Support on L4T

System Requirements

  • Host PC running Ubuntu Linux version 16.04 is recommended.
  • Tegra Linux Driver Package providing a kernel image, bootloader, NVIDIA drivers, and flashing utilities. For more information, see the Release Notes.
  • Sample filesystem (example provided)

28.2 Driver Package

Overview

NVIDIA is pleased to announce the latest release of Linux for Tegra is now available.

NVIDIA Tegra Linux Driver Package supports development for the following platform:

  • NVIDIA® Tegra® X1 series (Jetson TX1 Developer Kit)
  • NVIDIA® Tegra® X2 series (Jetson TX2 Developer Kit)

Supported Features

  • Kernel version 4.4.15
  • Support for 64-bit user space and runtime libraries
  • Vulkan Support
  • V4L2 media-controller driver support for camera sensors (bypassing ISP)
  • libargus provides low-level frame-synchronous API for camera applications
    • RAW output CSI cameras needing ISP can be used with either libargus or GStreamer plugin
  • Media APIs:
    • OpenGL 4.5
    • OpenGL ES 3.2
    • OpenGL ES path extensions
    • EGL 1.5 with EGLImage
  • X Resize, Rotate and Reflect Extension (RandR) 1.4
  • X11 Support
  • U-Boot

Vulkan Support on L4T

System Requirements

  • Host PC running Ubuntu Linux version 14.04 is recommended.
  • Tegra Linux Driver Package providing a kernel image, bootloader, NVIDIA drivers, and flashing utilities. For more information, see the Release Notes.
  • Sample filesystem (example provided)

28.1 Driver Package


To access older versions of L4T, please visit the Linux For Tegra Archive.