SocketCAN Support for Kvaser Devices Updated

25/10/2018 by Kvaser

The recent release of Linux kernel 4.19 adds SocketCAN support for the latest generation of Kvaser devices.

Support has been added for:

  Kvaser Leaf Pro HS v2 (EAN: 73-30130-00843-4)
  Kvaser Hybrid 2xCAN/LIN (EAN: 73-30130-00965-3)
  Kvaser Hybrid Pro 2xCAN/LIN (EAN: 73-30130-01042-0)
  Kvaser Memorator 2xHS v2 (EAN: 73-30130-00821-2)
  Kvaser Memorator Pro 2xHS v2 (EAN: 73-30130-00819-9)
  Kvaser Memorator Pro 5xHS (EAN: 73-30130-00778-9)
  Kvaser USBcan Light 4xHS (EAN: 73-30130-00831-1)
  Kvaser USBcan Pro 2xHS v2 (EAN: 73-30130-00752-9)
  Kvaser USBcan Pro 5xHS (EAN: 73-30130-00779-6)
  ATI Memorator Pro 2xHS v2 (GO TO ATI WEBSITE)

About SocketCAN

open source softwareSocketCAN is a set of open source CAN drivers and a networking stack, and is included in many Linux distributions. Since Linux is a preferred platform for many CAN applications – such as autonomous vehicle and AI-oriented software development – improved SocketCAN support is an immediate benefit for a wide variety of Kvaser users.

For any question, please contact [email protected].

Further Reading:

Knowledge Base Article: Linux: Can I use SocketCAN with my Kvaser interface?

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