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Armbian Stretch and Bionic minimal with 3.10.y & 4.14.y

Unread postby igorpec » Thu Oct 27, 2016 8:58 pm

Armbian: Simple. Light. Optimized. Fast. Secure. Supported. Open.

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- wireless network connection,
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- adjust SSH daemon features
- freeze and unfreeze kernel and BSP upgrades,
- edit boot environment, network, FEX, welcome screen items,
- switching between available kernels and nightly builds,
- enabling read-only root filesystem (Ubuntu only),
- set display resolution (H3 boards with the legacy kernel),

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- TV headend (IPTV server)
- Syncthing (personal cloud)
- Plex (Plex media server)
- Radarr (Movie downloading server)
- Sonarr (TV shows downloading server)
- ExaGear desktop (x86 emulator)
- NCP(Nextcloud personal cloud)
- SoftEther VPN server (VPN server)
- Transmission (torrent server)
- ISPConfig (WEB & MAIL server)
- Openmediavault NAS (NAS server)
- PI hole (ad blocker)
- MiniDLNA (media sharing)

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Re: Ubuntu Xenial for XU4 with 4.9.27 [Armbian]

Unread postby igorpec » Thu May 11, 2017 7:39 pm

- build today, 11.5.2017
- kernel source: https://github.com/hardkernel/linux/tre ... dxu4-4.9.y
- kernel config: https://github.com/armbian/build/blob/m ... ext.config
- bootloader: mainline v2017.05
- single ext4 partition, autoexpand
- eMMC install not tested yet.
- configurator with: eMMC/USB/SATA installer, desktop toggler, kernel upgrade freezing, software installer, CLI monitoring, diagnostic, boot environment editor, network settings editor, wireless connector, hotspot manager, MOTD editor, kernel switching, read only root filesystem toggler
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Re: [OS] Armbian Ubuntu Xenial for XU4 with 4.9.x and 3.10.x

Unread postby igorpec » Wed Jun 14, 2017 7:51 pm

v5.30 / 14.06.2017

- mainline kernel updated to 4.11
- mainline u-boot updated to v2017.05
- Firefox was replaced with Chromium (desktop images)
- sunxi mainline configuration: added Device Tree overlays support (new images only)
- sunxi mainline configuration: added armbian-add-overlay helper for compiling and activating DT overlays (new images only)
- log2ram: fixed saving /var/log contents on shutdown
- new hardware support (stable/supported images): Xunlong Orange Pi Zero Plus 2 (H3), ASUS TinkerBoard, MiQi
- reworked package updates MOTD script to speed up the login process
- added config file /etc/default/armbian-motd for disabling MOTD components
- added armbian-config dialog-based configuration program (WIP)
- Banana Pi M2: fixed HDMI video output
- Clearfog: adjusted temperature readout
- i.MX6 mainline: enabled support for HDMI audio and PCIe bus
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Re: [OS] Armbian Ubuntu Xenial for XU4 with 4.9.x and 3.10.x

Unread postby nicedreams » Tue Jul 18, 2017 8:14 am

4.9.x so far not working with eMMC. Not working for me at least.
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Re: [OS] Armbian Ubuntu Xenial for XU4 with 4.9.x and 3.10.x

Unread postby igorpec » Tue Jul 18, 2017 11:12 pm

nicedreams wrote:4.9.x so far not working with eMMC. Not working for me at least.


Yes, it's a known issue (noted at download page). We use single ext4 partition scheme, while bootloader on eMMC can't handle that. Replacing bootloader is not as trivial as on other systems or SD card.
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Re: [OS] Armbian Ubuntu Xenial for XU4 with 4.9.x and 3.10.x

Unread postby odroid » Wed Jul 19, 2017 9:23 am

How about this method? AFAIK, the latest OMV is based on the Armbian.
viewtopic.php?f=96&t=27081&p=196854#p196854
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Re: [OS] Armbian Ubuntu Xenial for XU4 with 4.9.x and 3.10.x

Unread postby igorpec » Wed Jul 19, 2017 9:42 pm

odroid wrote:How about this method? AFAIK, the latest OMV is based on the Armbian.
viewtopic.php?f=96&t=27081&p=196854#p196854


Yes, that trick should work. I wanted to achieve this from Linux and implement it into our stock installer to make this process newbie friendly. I stuck somewhere in the middle, currently don't have access to hardware to proceed.
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Re: [OS] Armbian Ubuntu Xenial for XU4 with 4.9.x and 3.10.x

Unread postby MWhapples » Mon Aug 07, 2017 6:55 am

When choosing an OS for my XU4 I did look at Armbian but the message about it not working on EMMC on the download page did put me off. At the moment I seem to have settled for ArchLinux, seems like they solved the issue of single EXT4 partition on EMMC https://archlinuxarm.org/platforms/armv ... odroid-xu4

OK it is not as simple as you might like as it would require users to boot from the EMMC attached to SD adapter in SD slot first time, but you should be able to automate the execution of sd_fusing.sh script. The sd_fusing.sh script is quite interesting to read through. In fact if one has a bootable SD card then one can have EMMC attached as normal to the XU4 and boot from SD card and still run sd_fusing.sh to install the boot loader on the EMMC without needing to change UBoot configuration files. I actually have done OS installs to the EMMC like this as I don't want to have to open the case to remove the EMMC.

PS. Mainline kernel works fine on EMMC for me on ArchLinux. Well that is as fine as mainline kernel works on XU4, I have problems with USB3. What is broken about the EMMC install with mainline kernel on Armbian?
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Re: [OS] Armbian Ubuntu Xenial for XU4/HC1 with 4.9.x and 3.

Unread postby igorpec » Mon Sep 04, 2017 7:25 pm

* Added HC1

OK it is not as simple as you might like as it would require users to boot from the EMMC attached to SD adapter in SD slot first time, but you should be able to automate the execution of sd_fusing.sh script.


That fix is known for some time, but it's not very user-friendly. We wanted to solve this better and we did - update can be done from user space, but of course, you still need to boot from SD card with eMMC attached.
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Re: [OS] Armbian Ubuntu Xenial for XU4/HC1 with 4.9.x and 3.

Unread postby rubino25 » Sun Sep 10, 2017 6:51 pm

Is there a whay to change the fan speed and the temperatures threshold? Thanks
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Re: [OS] Armbian Ubuntu Xenial for XU4/HC1 with 4.9.x and 3.

Unread postby igorpec » Mon Sep 25, 2017 12:21 am

Images for XU4/HC1 were rebuilt with latest updates and fixes to the kernel.
4.9.31 and 3.10.106
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Re: [OS] Armbian Ubuntu Xenial for XU4/HC1 with 4.9.x and 3.

Unread postby igorpec » Thu Oct 19, 2017 5:19 am

Bugfix release

Linux 4.9.56 bugfixes, all images were rebuilt.
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Re: [OS] Armbian Ubuntu Xenial for XU4/HC1 with 4.9.x and 3.

Unread postby Revo » Thu Oct 26, 2017 10:59 pm

Work in Odroid C2?
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Re: [OS] Armbian Ubuntu Xenial for XU4/HC1 with 4.9.x and 3.

Unread postby igorpec » Fri Oct 27, 2017 2:27 am

Revo wrote:Work in Odroid C2?


C2 with stock kernel works normally, while experimental 4.13.x is currently broken. This version work, if you want to try:
https://dl.armbian.com/odroidc2/archive ... desktop.7z
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Re: [OS] Armbian for XU4/HC1 with 4.14.y, 4.9.y and 3.10.y

Unread postby igorpec » Sat Nov 04, 2017 3:03 pm

Added XU4/HC1 nightly builds with kernel 4.14.y
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Re: [OS] Armbian for XU4/HC1 with 4.14.y, 4.9.y and 3.10.y

Unread postby fvolk » Sat Nov 18, 2017 6:48 am

I like this Armbian as an alternative, the 4.9.56 xenial seems to support Docker out-of-the box, yay :-)

What I have noticed, on HC1 shutdown/reboot my mechanical 0harddisk registers a forceful "Power-Off_Retract_Count" event.
This is not good, this means power is cut hard and an emergency head park is performed every time.

Is it possible on shutdown sequence to send a proper park/sleep/power-down/I-don't-know-what-it-is-called command to /dev/sda before power is cut?
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Re: [OS] Armbian for XU4/HC1 with 4.14.y, 4.9.y and 3.10.y

Unread postby igorpec » Sat Nov 18, 2017 11:24 pm

I like this Armbian as an alternative, the 4.9.56 xenial seems to support Docker out-of-the box, yay


Thank you! :D

What I have noticed, on HC1 shutdown/reboot my mechanical 0harddisk registers a forceful "Power-Off_Retract_Count" event.
This is not good, this means power is cut hard and an emergency head park is performed every time.

Is it possible on shutdown sequence to send a proper park/sleep/power-down/I-don't-know-what-it-is-called command to /dev/sda before power is cut?


Didn't know about this problem. Is the problem present/fixed in stock Hardkernel build?

If you are still in a testing phase you can try switching to beta and switch between alternative u-boot/kernels, 3.10, 4.9 and 4.14 ... from within armbian-config ... perhaps it will behave differently.
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Re: [OS] Armbian for XU4/HC1 with 4.14.y, 4.9.y and 3.10.y

Unread postby fvolk » Sun Nov 19, 2017 6:15 pm

I tried also with official and made a new thread:
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Re: [OS] Armbian for XU4/HC1 with 4.14.y, 4.9.y and 3.10.y

Unread postby NaCl » Wed Nov 22, 2017 3:37 am

Is there a debain Jessie Desktop Version? i tried using tasksel but it keeps booting into the shell instead of xfce
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Re: [OS] Armbian for XU4/HC1 with 4.14.y, 4.9.y and 3.10.y

Unread postby igorpec » Sat Nov 25, 2017 2:56 am

NaCl wrote:Is there a debain Jessie Desktop Version? i tried using tasksel but it keeps booting into the shell instead of xfce


We only support Ubuntu Xenial desktop since it's less buggy than Debian Jessie. Soon we will switch desktop to Debian Stretch, but currently, there are too many (upstream) problems to solve.

In any case you need to create a normal user during first boot, otherwise, the system won't start desktop.
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Re: [OS] Armbian for XU4/HC1 with 4.14.y, 4.9.y and 3.10.y

Unread postby fvolk » Tue Nov 28, 2017 5:47 am

Why is Armbian so noisy in the syslog? Especially what's the armbian-updates about?

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Nov 27 01:23:01 localhost cron[914]: message repeated 5 times: [ (*system*armbian-updates) INSECURE MODE (group/other writable) (/etc/cron.d/armbian-updates)]
Nov 27 01:23:33 localhost rsyslogd-2007: action 'action 9' suspended, next retry is Mon Nov 27 21:25:03 2017 [v8.16.0 try http://www.rsyslog.com/e/2007 ]
Nov 27 01:24:01 localhost cron[914]: (*system*armbian-updates) INSECURE MODE (group/other writable) (/etc/cron.d/armbian-updates)
Nov 27 01:25:01 localhost cron[914]: (*system*armbian-updates) INSECURE MODE (group/other writable) (/etc/cron.d/armbian-updates)
Nov 27 01:25:01 localhost CRON[8592]: (root) CMD (command -v debian-sa1 > /dev/null && debian-sa1 1 1)
Nov 27 01:26:01 localhost cron[914]: (*system*armbian-updates) INSECURE MODE (group/other writable) (/etc/cron.d/armbian-updates)
Nov 27 01:26:01 localhost rsyslogd-2007: action 'action 9' suspended, next retry is Mon Nov 27 21:27:31 2017 [v8.16.0 try http://www.rsyslog.com/e/2007 ]


All other messages are lost in these many messages :-(
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Re: [OS] Armbian for XU4/HC1 with 4.14.y, 4.9.y and 3.10.y

Unread postby FanDjango » Fri Dec 01, 2017 10:43 pm

You can get rid of the

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Nov 27 01:26:01 localhost cron[914]: (*system*armbian-updates) INSECURE MODE (group/other writable) (/etc/cron.d/armbian-updates)


messages by removing the write permission for the group on /etc/cron.d/armbian-updates using

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chmod 644 /etc/cron.d/armbian-updates


resulting in:

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-rw-r--r-- 1 root root  83 Nov 21 12:14 armbian-updates
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Re: [OS] Armbian Ubuntu Xenial for XU4/HC1 with 4.9.x and 3.

Unread postby Ceruleancerise » Thu Dec 28, 2017 8:46 am

rubino25 wrote:Is there a whay to change the fan speed and the temperatures threshold? Thanks


I'd also like to know this.
It's not in its usual spot under /sys/devices/odroid_fan.13


"There are a number of settings in sysfs for the odroid-fan driver, on the XU4 this is under /sys/devices/odroid_fan.13, while on the XU3 it is /sys/devices/odroid_fan.14.
The settings are:
fan_mode: Auto or Manual (set to 1 for auto and 0 for manual, default Auto)
fan_speeds: Four space delimited fan speed percentage values, in ascending order. (default "1 51 71 91")
pwm_duty: Current setting of the PWM duty cycle (0-255, set dynamically)
pwm_enable: On or off (default on)
temp_levels: Three space delimited CPU Celcius temperature values, in ascending order (default "57 63 68")"
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Re: [OS] Armbian for XU4/HC1 with 4.14.y, 4.9.y and 3.10.y

Unread postby odroid » Thu Dec 28, 2017 9:12 am

Fan speed driver was implemented in Kernel 4.14.5 update.
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Re: [OS] Armbian for XU4/HC1 with 4.14.y, 4.9.y and 3.10.y

Unread postby fvolk » Mon Jan 01, 2018 7:08 am

FanDjango wrote:You can get rid of the .....


Thank you!
And to quieten rsyslog ---> https://forum.armbian.com/topic/5907-rs ... logsyslog/
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Re: [OS] Armbian for XU4/HC1 with 4.14.y, 4.9.y and 3.10.y

Unread postby vialca3 » Sat Jan 13, 2018 6:16 pm

Noob question:

User & pass????

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Re: [OS] Armbian for XU4/HC1 with 4.14.y, 4.9.y and 3.10.y

Unread postby odroid » Sun Jan 14, 2018 10:38 am

According to this official document : https://docs.armbian.com/
Root password is 1234. You are forced to change this password and create a normal user at first login.
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Re: [OS] Armbian for XU4/HC1 with 4.14.y and 3.10.y

Unread postby igorpec » Mon Jan 29, 2018 11:14 pm

Images with kernel 4.9.y were upgraded to 4.14.y and update for old images is possible via standard method:

apt update && apt upgrade

Debian Jessie was replaced with Debian Stretch.
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Re: [OS] Armbian for XU4/HC1 with 4.14.y and 3.10.y

Unread postby odroid » Tue Jan 30, 2018 9:55 am

Thank you for updating the kernel to 4.14!
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Re: [OS] Armbian for XU4/HC1 with 4.14.y and 3.10.y

Unread postby rooted » Tue Jan 30, 2018 4:34 pm

igorpec wrote:Images with kernel 4.9.y were upgraded to 4.14.y and update for old images is possible via standard method:

apt update && apt upgrade

Debian Jessie was replaced with Debian Stretch.
I'm running version 5.36 and there is no upgrade path to 4.14, not with upgrade or dist-upgrade.

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rooted@odroidxu4:~$ sudo apt update
[sudo] password for rooted:
Hit:1 http://ports.ubuntu.com xenial InRelease
Hit:2 http://apt.uk.armbian.com xenial InRelease
Hit:3 http://ports.ubuntu.com xenial-security InRelease
Hit:4 http://ports.ubuntu.com xenial-updates InRelease
Hit:5 http://ports.ubuntu.com xenial-backports InRelease
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
All packages are up to date.
rooted@odroidxu4:~$ sudo apt upgrade && sudo apt dist-upgrade
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
Calculating upgrade... Done
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done                                                         Calculating upgrade... Done
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
rooted@odroidxu4:~$ uname -a
Linux odroidxu4 4.9.61-odroidxu4 #2 SMP PREEMPT Wed Nov 22 16:34:23 CET 2017 armv7l armv7l armv7l GNU/Linux
rooted@odroidxu4:~$


I figured it out, wasn't straightforward though

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sudo apt install linux-image-dev-odroidxu4


4.14 isn't development any longer and shouldn't be this way in my opinion. Remember there are people running older versions of your distribution.

Also why is the kernel so old, it's 4.14.0 compiled on November 24, 2017?

I like Armbian but it seems to be fragmented or not up to date, I'm unsure which. Is the kernel I'm running the latest available?

I'm committed to the Armbian version I'm running since I have compiled too many libraries and software to switch to a newer image, it would be great to know if I'm on some devel repos or if all images are updated the same. I think not since you stated it was a simple apt update/upgrade to get 4.14.y and as I show above it isn't this way.
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Re: [OS] Armbian for XU4/HC1 with 4.14.y and 3.10.y

Unread postby igorpec » Wed Jan 31, 2018 2:28 am

>I figured it out, wasn't straightforward though
>Thank you for updating the kernel to 4.14!

Due to failed upgrade, we had to temporally revoke it - NEXT is still 4.9.y ... last update and images were canceled. Sorry for troubles ... will be done on a separate upgrade only for Odroid after more testing. Once during next month.
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Re: [OS] Armbian for XU4/HC1 with 4.9.y and 3.10.y

Unread postby rooted » Wed Jan 31, 2018 4:28 am

igorpec wrote:>I figured it out, wasn't straightforward though
>Thank you for updating the kernel to 4.14!

Due to failed upgrade, we had to temporally revoke it - NEXT is still 4.9.y ... last update and images were canceled. Sorry for troubles ... will be done on a separate upgrade only for Odroid after more testing. Once during next month.
I don't understand what you mean a failed upgrade, I have been running 4.14 since I posted and all is well other than no fan control and the well known vulnerability.

You mean some hardware incompatibility?
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Re: [OS] Armbian for XU4/HC1 with 4.9.y and 3.10.y

Unread postby igorpec » Wed Jan 31, 2018 3:18 pm

rooted wrote:
igorpec wrote:>I figured it out, wasn't straightforward though
>Thank you for updating the kernel to 4.14!

Due to failed upgrade, we had to temporally revoke it - NEXT is still 4.9.y ... last update and images were canceled. Sorry for troubles ... will be done on a separate upgrade only for Odroid after more testing. Once during next month.
I don't understand what you mean a failed upgrade, I have been running 4.14 since I posted and all is well other than no fan control and the well known vulnerability.

You mean some hardware incompatibility?


Problem is our upgrade from 4.9 -> 4.14 - a process not a kernel(s).
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Re: [OS] Armbian for XU4/HC1 with 4.9.y and 3.10.y

Unread postby rooted » Wed Jan 31, 2018 9:26 pm

igorpec wrote:
rooted wrote:
igorpec wrote:>I figured it out, wasn't straightforward though
>Thank you for updating the kernel to 4.14!

Due to failed upgrade, we had to temporally revoke it - NEXT is still 4.9.y ... last update and images were canceled. Sorry for troubles ... will be done on a separate upgrade only for Odroid after more testing. Once during next month.
I don't understand what you mean a failed upgrade, I have been running 4.14 since I posted and all is well other than no fan control and the well known vulnerability.

You mean some hardware incompatibility?


Problem is our upgrade from 4.9 -> 4.14 - a process not a kernel(s).
And I just ran apt update/upgrade and it downgraded my kernel to 4.9.y

Don't you test before pushing things to the repo? I can no longer trust Armbian (the software) to do the right thing, the kernel is the most important package and should not be pushed without testing.

There is no way my kernel should have been downgraded.

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I apologize if I seem harsh, I don't mean to. I appreciate what the Armbian developers do and just want the important things to work correctly for others. I can fix most any issue but others can't.
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Re: [OS] Armbian for XU4/HC1 with 4.9.y and 3.10.y

Unread postby huantxo » Thu Mar 01, 2018 8:10 am

Armbian is developed by a small group of people, even though the OS is so widely used in the world of SBC's. It is understandable that they have difficulties in keeping all the kernels up to date. How well supported is a particular board depends on whether there are volunteers to help with it or not.

They are a very open community, and they gladly accept new people cooperating with the development. I am sure anyone with deep knowledge in the XU4/HC1 kernel will be very welcome if he wants to lend them a hand.
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Re: [OS] Armbian for XU4/HC1 with 4.9.y and 3.10.y

Unread postby gabika1941 » Wed Apr 25, 2018 1:35 am

hey hey,

is there any way of getting hardware acceleration going in chrome?
EGL seems to be working in the system, it'd be cool if it worked in chrome as well.
thanks!
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Re: [OS] Armbian for XU4/HC1 with 4.9.y and 3.10.y

Unread postby igorpec » Wed Apr 25, 2018 4:16 am

gabika1941 wrote:hey hey,

is there any way of getting hardware acceleration going in chrome?
EGL seems to be working in the system, it'd be cool if it worked in chrome as well.
thanks!


Yes. Check this thread: https://forum.armbian.com/topic/6576-odroid-xu4-webgl/
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Re: [OS] Armbian for XU4/HC1 with 4.9.y and 3.10.y

Unread postby gabika1941 » Sun Apr 29, 2018 12:34 am

thanks Igor, it works!
(i kinda miss compositing tho, but it's not a huge thing)
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Re: Armbian Stretch and Bionic minimal with 3.10 & 4.9 & 4.1

Unread postby igorpec » Wed May 16, 2018 2:31 pm

- added Bionic image. CLI with a desktop upgrade from armbian-config
- new software titles
- updated kernels
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Re: Armbian Stretch and Bionic minimal with 3.10 & 4.9 & 4.1

Unread postby rooted » Wed May 16, 2018 2:44 pm

You broke the kernel package? It reverted to 4.9 from 4.14 again.
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Re: Armbian Stretch and Bionic minimal with 3.10 & 4.9 & 4.1

Unread postby igorpec » Wed May 16, 2018 5:29 pm

rooted wrote:You broke the kernel package? It reverted to 4.9 from 4.14 again.


After that problem with the upgrade from 4.9 -> 4-14, I did many tests with 4.14.y ... and found out there are actually no urgent reasons to upgrade. It happened few times that board with 4.14.y crashed at boot and that was good enough to postpone. So far I could not find the reason.

The main repository was reverted when the problem occurred and was never updated. It remains on 4.9.y
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Re: Armbian Stretch and Bionic minimal with 3.10 & 4.9 & 4.1

Unread postby rooted » Wed May 16, 2018 10:06 pm

Okay but a warning would be nice, to you there may be no need for 4.14 but to me there is.
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Re: Armbian Stretch and Bionic minimal with 3.10 & 4.9 & 4.1

Unread postby igorpec » Tue Aug 14, 2018 11:54 pm

Updated images and repository. armbian-config supported kernel switching was tested and you can easily switch from legacy 3.10.y to mainline 4.14.y or development 4.18.y and back.

From armbian-config

apt update && apt upgrade
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Re: Armbian Stretch and Bionic minimal with 3.10.y & 4.14.y

Unread postby moon.linux » Thu Aug 16, 2018 1:58 pm

I could not upgrade to 4.18.x kernel after upgrade from sudo armbian-config
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Re: Armbian Stretch and Bionic minimal with 3.10.y & 4.14.y

Unread postby igorpec » Thu Aug 16, 2018 4:13 pm

moon.linux wrote:I could not upgrade to 4.18.x kernel after upgrade from sudo armbian-config


- you need to be on a stable branch
- you need to switch to alternative kernel DEV

Provide armbianmonitor -u that I understand it better.
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Re: Armbian Stretch and Bionic minimal with 3.10.y & 4.14.y

Unread postby moon.linux » Thu Aug 16, 2018 4:26 pm

Thanks good utility to post the configuration output to server.

Here is the output of armbianmonitor -u
root@odroidxu4:~# armbianmonitor -u
System diagnosis information will now be uploaded to http://ix.io/1kkB
Please post the URL in the forum where you've been asked for.
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Re: Armbian Stretch and Bionic minimal with 3.10.y & 4.14.y

Unread postby igorpec » Thu Aug 16, 2018 4:48 pm

You are using the nightly branch - which is auto made and quality is unknown. I tested this on a stable branch. Switching back to stable and then alternative kernels default-next-dev?
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Re: Armbian Stretch and Bionic minimal with 3.10.y & 4.14.y

Unread postby moon.linux » Thu Aug 16, 2018 8:53 pm

I fresh install the image again and then performed firmware "Run apt update & apt-upgrade"
after reboot Switch to alternative kernel it only show "dev" linux-image-dev-odroidxu4 it only boots back to 4.14.x kernel.
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Re: Armbian Stretch and Bionic minimal with 3.10.y & 4.14.y

Unread postby igorpec » Thu Aug 16, 2018 9:35 pm

OK, but I assume you can go back from NEXT -> DEV? Well, I will inspect this as soon as I am back in the office. Thanks!
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Re: Armbian Stretch and Bionic minimal with 3.10.y & 4.14.y

Unread postby igorpec » Fri Aug 17, 2018 12:48 am

I checked out and it works exactly as expected. I didn't see it before :?

Kernel 3.10.y is too old for Bionic(and Stretch) userspace and we block switching to that kernel by purpose.
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