khadas-vim3
By Nico Andy Dekerf / General purpose / 0 Comments

Khadas VIM3

In order to boot Armbian from VIM3 with pre-flashed OS on eMMC you need to: Download Khadas Rescue tool for VIM3 and flash it to a spare SD card Insert SD card, attach USB keyboard + monitor or a serial console and boot into Khadas Rescue Tool Choose: Advanced -> eMMC -> Fast erase. Go …

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By Igor Pečovnik / General purposeNAS / 0 Comments

Odroid HC4

If you have variant with LCD display – here you can download driver. Important: To be able to boot clean Armbian mainline based u-boot / kernel experiences, you need to remove incompatible Petitboot loader that is shipped with the board. Try one of the following methods: Bootloader Bypass Method This is now the preferred method.  …

khadas-vim1
By Igor Pečovnik / General purpose / 0 Comments

Khadas VIM1

To be able to boot Armbian SD card image and install Armbian to eMMC, use one of the methods to boot into upgrade mode. If you have most recent board revision (1.4 ->) then you only need to quickly press the function key (middle) 3 times in 2 seconds. Release and boot will proceed from …

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By technicavolous / General purposeDesktop / 0 Comments

Odroid C4

In case you are experiencing reboot troubles, make sure to update u-boot. How? Run this command as root: nand-sata-install -> “Update bootloader”

la-frite
By Igor Pečovnik / General purpose / 0 Comments

La Frite

SPI bootloader update: Download the firmware file (.bin) and update script (.scr). Insert USB drive or card reader that is formatted as FAT32 or EXT2/3/4. Copy the firmware file and update script to the device. Rename the .scr file to “boot.scr” without quotes. Eject the drive from your computer and plug it into La Frite. …

odroidn2
By Igor Pečovnik / General purposeDesktop / 0 Comments

Odroid N2 / N2+

Reboot is not fully stabilised yet. Sometimes it hangs at and you need to power cycle On modern kernels adding “video=HDMI-A-1:1920x1080M@60D” to boot /boot/armbianEnv.txt (extraargs=) should force HDMI to 1080p instead of the 4K native resolution.

Hardkernel Odroid C1
By Igor Pečovnik / General purpose / 0 Comments

Odroid C1

no HDMI output (serial console only) no USB hotplugging, power the board with USB device is needed eMMC not supported picky on SD card brand (known to work well)