MATRIX Kernel Modules w/ New Raspberry Pi OS Kernel 5.4.79-v7l+

:warning:MATRIX Kernel Modules w/ New Raspberry Pi OS Kernel 5.4.79-v7l+

Hi Everyone,

The new Raspberry Pi OS update released in December, 2020 with kernel version 5.4.79-v7l+ is having compatibility issues with the MATRIX kernel modules.

We are working on the fix & will update the community as soon as possible!

In the meantime, you can follow the instructions below for a temporary workaround.

wget http://archive.raspberrypi.org/debian/pool/main/r/raspberrypi-firmware/raspberrypi-kernel_1.20201126-1_armhf.deb

wget http://archive.raspberrypi.org/debian/pool/main/r/raspberrypi-firmware/raspberrypi-kernel-headers_1.20201126-1_armhf.deb

sudo dpkg -i raspberrypi-kernel-headers_1.20201126-1_armhf.deb  raspberrypi-kernel_1.20201126-1_armhf.deb

sudo reboot

sudo apt install matrixio-kernel-modules

sudo reboot