Firmware Downloads

Download Statistics:

  •  G02REF:
      NAN%     Total Downloads: 0
    Devices Running EmbER: 0
    Donating Users: NAN%
  •  G18REF:
      NAN%     Total Downloads: 0
    Devices Running EmbER: 0
    Donating Users: NAN%
  •  CMX:
      NAN%     Total Downloads: 0
    Devices Running EmbER: 0
    Donating Users: NAN%
  •  TLBBM6:
      NAN%     Total Downloads: 0
    Devices Running EmbER: 0
    Donating Users: NAN%
  •  M12:
      NAN%     Total Downloads: 0
    Devices Running EmbER: 0
    Donating Users: NAN%

NOTE1:
Individual use only...Not for resale!
If you wish to distribute this firmware with a product, contact us for info on how you can contribute back to development.


NOTE2:
Make sure you carefully read the instructions provided in each download.
These can be found inside the file named "README - how to update.txt"


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Release Notes

To view an active development log of all things EmbER, see our git rss feed, EmbER-Dev Git RSS.

Or for EmbER~nightly specific commits, EmbER-Dev NIGHTLIES RSS.

3.0.1

  • Add support for aarch64 builds:
    • [Package] Added OpenGL APIv800 / Support aarch64
    • [Kernels] Added support for aarch64 kernels
  • [Bugfix] NetworkManager was unable to link tun0 as gateway when a VPN was brought up
  • [Package] Re-enable Ifplugd for controlling eth0
    • disable ifplugd on systems that have no eth0
  • [System NetworkManager] Disable all options for eth0 on systems that have no eth0
  • [Package] Replace LibAmPlayer with AmlCodec. Added support for s905 SoC
  • [Bugfix] Fixed issue causing a retard of usb/sd write speeds
  • Added support for exfat/xfs filesystems
  • Added support Rii mini i8+ keyboard
  • [System Update] Enable nighlty build server features
  • [System Settings] Enable CEC toggle in m6 devices. (may not be compatible with all CEC features)
  • [Package] Bump OpenVPN package --> 2.3.8
  • [Package] System Settigns Add-on: Various code cosmetics and bug fixes.

3.0.0

  • [Package] Kodi Bump --> 15.2 Isengard
    • Update Kodi PVR packages
    • Update Kodi ffmpeg
    • Update Opensubtitles package
    • Update EmbERMod Skin package
    • Rewrite default advanced settings (optimised for amlogic)
    • Fixed/enabled vsync on m6
  • Enable control over underlying system timezone and timeformat
  • [Bugfix] Symlink OpenVPN binary for some Kodi addons
  • Update Alsa sound configs.
    • Allow control over additional sound devices.
  • [System Backup] Add custom backup location and streamline the restore process
  • [System Maintenance] New "Maintenance" Tab in System Settings addon
  • [System Update] Disable auto download for OTA Update - now prompts user when available
  • [Package] Python Bump --> 2.7.10
    • Patched python SSL
  • [Ramdisk] Add EMMC compatibility for SD Card as Data mod
  • [Kernel] Maintained at 3.0.101 (We ran into some small issues with the conversion process from 3.0 --> 3.10 kernel on m6. So for firmware stability reasons, and due to the already massively overdue release date, we've decided to stick with 3.0 kernel for EmbER v3.0.0 release)

2.0.2

  • [Bugfix] Disabling eth connection was preventing system settings from opening
  • Unlocking DE no longer requires a firmware update
  • [Bugfix] Fixed compile issue with reboot command
  • Optimise ramdisk and init scripts to decrease boot time
  • Re-write some of the conversion scripts for converting to/from EmbER

2.0.1

  • [Bugfix] Some NTFS devices were not mounting correctly
  • [Ramdisk] Restore backups before system boot
  • [Package] Bump Broadcom drivers
  • [ADDONS] Replace Add-on Pack Installer with Fusion's Add-on Installer
  • [Network Manager] Utilise the new NM capabilities
  • [Network Manager] Simplify network connections layout
  • Hostname now set on start
  • CPU settings set on start
  • [System Backup] Backups use ramdisk to restore before boot.
  • [System Backup] Backups now include user added configs and programs
  • [System Backup] Backups are now gzip compressed (half size)
  • [System Update] Disable auto update prompt during video playback
  • Update default file system structure and samba shares
    • Added "/root/Configs" folder for user added system configurations
    • Added "/root/Run" folder for user added init scripts
  • Use new EmbER Mod skin based on confluence by default
  • Loads of cosmetic and performance changes

2.0.0

  • [Buildroot] Tree Updated 2013.11 --> 2014.11 (tons of packages updated)
  • [Bugfix] Default folder locations now properly set (OpenSubtitiles)
  • [Toolchain] Use EmbER toolchain instead of Linaro
  • [Package] Libssh --> 0.6.3
  • [Package] LIRC --> 0.9.2
  • [ADDONS] Add-on Pack Installer --> v1.1.2
  • [Kodi] Add EmbER settings shortcut in confluence
  • [Package] NetworkManager Bump --> 0.9.10.0
  • [Network Manager] Allow connections manager to ignor devices with no wifi (ATV520(e))
  • [Services Installer] Add new "Services" feature
  • [System Backup] Process backups prior to reboot
  • [Network Manager] Reset ntp server on network connection
  • [First Run Wizard] Wizard now remembers where it left off
  • Loads of cosmetic changes

1.0.1

  • Add support for TLBBv2
  • [Bugfix] Fixed issue causing flashing update to wipe data
  • [BUG FIX] System Settings Addon was not displaying correctly in certain skins
  • [System Backup] Fix OpenELEC Backup restore
  • [System Backup] Add full support for restoreing XBMC Backup Add-on backups
  • [System Backup] Display animation during backup restore
  • [Bugfix] Repaired glitch in boot animation before Kodi starts
  • Revert default CPU Govonor to Lagfree on CMX
  • [Uboot] Add support for CMX SPI
  • [Uboot/Recovery] Update images/animations
  • [Kernel] Unify g02 and g18 device kernels
  • Add Fusion, XunityTalk and SuperRepo as default available sources [Donor Edition Only]
  • [Bugfix] Num4 key was not working on gbox remote

1.0.0

  • Kodi 14.2 (unofficial)
  • Set CPU Max Frequency on first boot
  • Set CMX CPU Govonor to Preformance by default
  • [Uboot/Recovery] Give EmbER it's own bootloader/Recovery
    • Format partitions for maximum Data partition size
    • Talored to Linux Kernel to prevent data corruption
  • [Kernel] Fix bug causing random freezing while idle

1.0.0 - beta1

  • Kodi 14.1 (unofficial)
  • [Package] Sysconfig Add-On
    • Add ability to refreash network adapters
  • [Kernel] Various kernel patches

1.0.0 - alpha1

  • Kodi 14.0 (unofficial)
    • Add 4k GUI resolution support in m1 devices and up
    • Output video to CVBS if HDMI disconnected on boot
    • DVD / Bluray menu display and playback
  • Support for USB optical drives
  • [Package] Sysconfig Add-On
    • First Run Wizard
    • Configure Hostname
    • CPU Clock Controls
    • Backup / Restore Full system
    • OTA Update Feature [Donor Edition Only]
    • Full wlan0 and eth0 Control
  • Animated boot sequence
  • Read-only root file system
  • [Package] Add-On Pack installer
  • [Package] BUMP XBMCPVR
  • [Package] BUMP various Buildroot packages
  • [Kernel] BUMP various kernel patches

Installable programs

This is the current list of programs that can be installed through our "Services" feature in System Settings.

If you had a request for this list, contact us.


Amazon-Alexa

  • VERSION: 2.6.1
  • REQ FIRMWARE: v2.0.0
  • DESCRIPTION: Control your device using an Amazon Echo, Echo Dot or Tap. Select media from your library, control basic playback options and much more

CouchPotatoServer

  • VERSION: 2017.03.27
  • REQ FIRMWARE: v2.0.0
  • DESCRIPTION: CouchPotato is an automatic NZB and torrent downloader. You can keep a movies I want list and it will search for NZBs/torrents of these movies every X hours. Once a movie is found, it will send it to SABnzbd or download the torrent to a specified directory. (Default Port: 5050)

HTPC-Manager

  • VERSION: 15.10.24
  • REQ FIRMWARE: v2.0.0
  • DESCRIPTION: Manage your HTPC from anywhere! A python based web application to manage the software on your HTPC. HTPC Manager combines all your favorite software into one slick web interface. (Default Port: 8085)

Headphones

  • VERSION: 0.5.9
  • REQ FIRMWARE: v2.9.0
  • DESCRIPTION: An automated music downloader for NZB and Torrent, written in Python. It supports SABnzbd, NZBget, Transmission, ĀµTorrent and Blackhole. (Default Port: 8181)

(Click here for the full list...)

Feature Adds
& Known Issues

This list is fluid and constantly subject to change.

If you know of an issue not on this list, contact us.

Legend:

  • Low priority for next release
  • High priority for the next release
  • Already added/fixed in next release

Known Issues:

  • TLBB - Re-configure pageup/down keys on ir remote
  • TLBB - Map RF remote

Upcoming Features:

  • Schedule Backups
  • Set Location in Wizard
  • Set Language in Wizard
  • BT Support
  • 3.10.x kernel for Meson6
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