By Efe Çetin / General purpose / 0 Comments

Orange Pi 5

Enable 3D Acceleration: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:liujianfeng1994/panfork-mesa sudo add-apt-repository ppa:liujianfeng1994/rockchip-multimedia sudo apt update sudo apt dist-upgrade Note: Don’t forget to follow the instructions of liujianfeng1994/rockchip-multimedia PPA. They’re in the PPA description.

By Igor Pečovnik / NASGeneral purpose / 0 Comments

Odroid M1

In order to boot Armbian, you need to disable Petitboot by running fw_setenv skip_spiboot true in the command line of Petitboot. This won’t run Petitboot again. But cons it will only boot from eMMC or SD card, not from USB nor NMVe nor SATA.


Rock 5

PD is broken (hardware issue) on most revisions that are in the wild and is causing boot loop. Workaround is to use stupid / fixed at 5 volts USB-C power supply. Installation to NVME or USB is done via standard armbian install utility (sudo armbian-install). Make sure to generate partitions and format them before start. …

By Kat Schwarz / NetworkingGeneral purposeIOT / 0 Comments

Orange Pi R1+ and LTS

Images for non LTS version can be downloaded here There is currently a known issue that may affect this board on some IPv4 only networks. Symptoms are variable, from intermittent drop-outs and slow-downs to total loss of one NIC or total loss of networking. The issue can be completely eliminated by disabling IPv6. Don’t try …

By Oleg Ivanov / Desktop / 0 Comments

Station M2

In case of troubles booting, read this topic. Important. For the new images to work, it is necessary to update the u-boot in eMMC on M2\P2. The new version of u-boot is compatible with the existing official versions of Station and Ubuntu, which are released by Firefly. To upgrade to the new version of u-boot, …