Armbian - Xenial Desktop (Pinebook)
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(02-26-2018, 01:42 PM)amilino Wrote:
(02-25-2018, 09:50 AM)Luke Wrote:
(02-25-2018, 02:44 AM)amilino Wrote: I gave up using Armbian and Pinebook also. It is currently collecting dust on my table. Until I am not able to install latest version of packages and have latest os I will keep playing with my Raspberry pi. This is old system and unfortunately there is not a single image that I can use and be happy. If someone want to buy my used Pinebook PM me. I am living in Germany.

Seen this ?

You are kidding me??? Of course I tried that, and on my Pinebook mainline kernel images are not booting at all. I don't have nerves to buy cable do some ironing and debug kernel booting, sorry, I will rather sell it if possible.

By all means, do what what you want - I was just curious Smile
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#42
(02-26-2018, 01:53 PM)Luke Wrote:
(02-26-2018, 01:42 PM)amilino Wrote:
(02-25-2018, 09:50 AM)Luke Wrote:
(02-25-2018, 02:44 AM)amilino Wrote: I gave up using Armbian and Pinebook also. It is currently collecting dust on my table. Until I am not able to install latest version of packages and have latest os I will keep playing with my Raspberry pi. This is old system and unfortunately there is not a single image that I can use and be happy. If someone want to buy my used Pinebook PM me. I am living in Germany.

Seen this ?

You are kidding me??? Of course I tried that, and on my Pinebook mainline kernel images are not booting at all. I don't have nerves to buy cable do some ironing and debug kernel booting, sorry, I will rather sell it if possible.

By all means, do what what you want - I was just curious Smile

Yes I know. Smile But it is very frustrating.
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#43
Hi guys,

Just want to check. Previously, in the ayufan's ubuntu, there was a script to turn on some Sunxi related functionality like 3d acceleration. Is that enabled in the armbian? I tried to run some old games like Half Life and OpenMW, but FPS is really low. I do understand that pinebook and games are very-very far away from each other, but...

Thanks.
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#44
(03-31-2018, 04:58 AM)catsmile Wrote: Hi guys,

Just want to check. Previously, in the ayufan's ubuntu, there was a script to turn on some Sunxi related functionality like 3d acceleration. Is that enabled in the armbian? I tried to run some old games like Half Life and OpenMW, but FPS is really low. I do understand that pinebook and games are very-very far away from each other, but...

Thanks.

I don't think so... I don't see any traces of them in the board support package stuff, and I suspect it's still to experimental and unstable for the Armbian guys to want to incorporate it into their builds.
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#45
(04-01-2018, 03:31 AM)pfeerick Wrote:
(03-31-2018, 04:58 AM)catsmile Wrote: Hi guys,

Just want to check. Previously, in the ayufan's ubuntu, there was a script to turn on some Sunxi related functionality like 3d acceleration. Is that enabled in the armbian? I tried to run some old games like Half Life and OpenMW, but FPS is really low. I do understand that pinebook and games are very-very far away from each other, but...

Thanks.

I don't think so... I don't see any traces of them in the board support package stuff, and I suspect it's still to experimental and unstable for the Armbian guys to want to incorporate it into their builds.

Ok thanks. So there is a hope Smile
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#46
Updated Armbian (Pinebook) 5.46 on PINE64 Installer. Please visit the Wiki.
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#47
Updated Armbian for the Pinebook. Added Bionic 18.04 build. https://www.armbian.com/pinebook-a64/
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#48
(08-10-2018, 03:22 PM)igorp Wrote: Updated Armbian for the Pinebook. Added Bionic 18.04 build. https://www.armbian.com/pinebook-a64/

Oh! thanks Igor, much appreciated.
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#49
(08-10-2018, 03:22 PM)igorp Wrote: Updated Armbian for the Pinebook. Added Bionic 18.04 build. https://www.armbian.com/pinebook-a64/

Nice! Currently on Xenial/Arbmian 5.60 ; Armbian still seem to be the nicest smoothest Linux experience for me on the pinebook imo Smile

Let's try the Bionic version! Smile
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#50
Updated Armbian Ubuntu Bionic 5.56 for Pinebook on Wiki and PINE64 Installer
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