28 Apr '17, 4pm

Hands on with the Pinebook

* To this day I’m still using an ancient kernel, one that came with Chrome OS (it’s recommended/used by default). I tried the more generic ARM kernel image in my repos and several things on the computer broke. * Soldered-on MMC flash was this laptop’s deathbed. At best I get a few MB/s write speeds now, and the laptop tends to lock up when the OS tries to perform many writes. This means I basically can’t update it anymore. The last three or four times I tried I ended up with zero byte system files because of the crash whilst writing to them. I have managed to baby the update process a few times, by suspending it every now and then and running ‘sync’, but that takes a lot of effort. * Non-existent video drivers. There are supposed to be ways of getting the proprietary ones working, but I never had any luck finding a copy of them. Instead I had to use fbturbo, which had a ho...

Full article: http://hackaday.com/2017/04/28/hands-on-with-the-pinebook/

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