[Announce] ACRN Open Source Ver1.2 Release Notes

Wang, Hongbo

Hi all,


We are very pleased to announce Version 1.2 release of ACRN. You can see the release blog from https://projectacrn.github.io/1.2/release_notes/release_notes_1.2.html and detailed Release Notes in website https://projectacrn.github.io/latest/release_notes.html.

Version 1.2 new features:

  • Support OVMF as virtual boot loader for Service VM to launch Clearlinux, VxWorks or Windows. Secure boot is supported too
  • Support Kata container
  • Windows as a Guest (WaaG): USB host (xHCI) mediator
  • Virtualization supports Always Running Timer (ART)

Besides new features, in this release, there’re several reference documents available, including Guest Windows guidance, Guest Celadon guidance, new defined usage scenarios, etc.

To learn more about ACRN: ACRN is a flexible, lightweight reference hypervisor, built with real-time and safety-criticality in mind, optimized to streamline embedded development through an open source platform. Check out the ACRN project portal (https://projectacrn.org/) for more information.





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