White Rabbit Switch Firmware
This page hosts all CERN stable firmware releases for the WR switch, the main component of the White Rabbit project. Each release is a package containing FPGA gateware (wr-switch-hdl repository) and software (wr-switch-sw repository) running in the embedded Linux.
- Current firmware release
- FAQs List of Frequently Asked Questions for the switch.
- Version Compatibility Tells which HW, SW & GW is compatible.
- Complete documentation and pre-built binaries for the switch
Roadmap for software releases
For pre- v5.0.1 features please check previous releases wiki page.
|21-09-2010||Start of project.|
|07-08-2012||First release of wr-switch-sw-v3.0 (called V3 as runs on V3 hardware.|
|20-12-2012||Release 3.1, that fixes issues in v3.0 (now deprecated)|
|26-07-2013||Release 3.3, first official release for hardware version 3.3|
|10-07-2013||Release 4.0rc1, release-candidate for 4.0 sw/gw on 3.3 hardware|
|08-08-2014||Stable v4.0 release|
|19-08-2014||Hotfix for v4.0 release (v4.0.1)|
|04-10-2014||Release 4.1, with support for new main board|
|28-08-2015||Release 4.2 is out|
|16-12-2016||Release 5.0 is out|
|25-08-2017||Release 5.0.1 is out|
|12-06-2020||Release 6.0 is out|
|07-07-2021||Release 6.0.1 is out|
|24-02-2023||Release 6.0.2 is out|