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TI Drivers Release Notes

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TI-Drivers is a software component that includes device drivers for the assorted peripherals on a given device (i.e., UART, SPI, I2C, etc.).

These device drivers are also included in the TI-RTOS product. They are provided here as a separate component so that they can be used as a stand-alone library in non-TI-RTOS environments. To avoid duplication, TI-RTOS includes this versioned component in the tirtos/products directory.


The following documentation is provided with this release.

License and manifest.

Release notes from previous releases are also available in the release notes archive directory.

What’s New

Defects Fixed in TI Drivers

Key Summary
TIDRIVERS-155 Need to add cdoc to TIDrivers release notes
TIDRIVERS-153 Improve SYSTICK sync to RTC if device wakes late from LPDS
TIDRIVERS-152 CC3200 device may fail to wake from Low Power Deep Sleep (LPDS)
TIDRIVERS-151 The tidrivers component needs cdoc
TIDRIVERS-149 Ship PDM *.c sources and update the licenses for the codec and asm files| |TIDRIVERS-144|Enable user-provided SimpleLink libraries| |TIDRIVERS-87|Power_init() must support being called multiple times| |TIDRIVERS-73|Add Non-Volatile Storage APIs to ti.drivers| |TIDRIVERS-61|GPIOMSP430.h is missing __cpluspluss closing bracket| |TIDRIVERS-58|Concerto EMAC driver should signal NDK for link up/down status|

Upgrade and Compatibility Information

Host Support

Supported Operating Systems:


This release requires the following software components and tools versions to successfully function:

Device Support

Validation Information

This release was validated using the following components:

Known Issues


All releases have 4 digits (M.mm.pp.bb). This includes GA and pre-releases (engineering, alpha/EA, beta, etc.). Pre-releases are denoted with a suffix (e.g. or

This product’s version follows a version format, M.mm.pp.bb, where M is a single digit Major number, mm is 2 digit minor number, pp is a 2 digit patch number, and bb is an unrestricted set of digits used as an incrementing build counter.

To support multiple side-by-side installations of the product, the product version is encoded in the top level directory.

Subsequent releases of patch upgrades will be identified by the patch number. Typically, these patches only include critical bug fixes.

Technical Support and Product Updates

Last updated: February 25, 2016 Build Ver: