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by dbones
Wed Jun 08, 2016 7:58 pm
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: [DISCUSSION] Linux on LattePanda
Replies: 263
Views: 287293

Re: Will not install linux

Hey just a quick update if you add the uefi 32 bit to the Linux usb, it does start to install, in the case of ubuntu 16.0X it will fail to setup the the boot loader, saying it does not have the 32 bit GNU GRUB. (if only it was that simple) Debian has a multi arch setup, which seems to install ok, bu...
by dbones
Mon May 30, 2016 8:36 pm
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: [DISCUSSION] Linux on LattePanda
Replies: 263
Views: 287293

Re: Kali Linux working perfectly

+1, look forward to it.
by dbones
Mon May 30, 2016 2:47 pm
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: [DISCUSSION] Linux on LattePanda
Replies: 263
Views: 287293

Re: Kali Linux working perfectly

@cyphergenetics, this is epic, I would really appreciate if you could describe what you did to install this.
by dbones
Mon May 30, 2016 2:33 pm
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: [DISCUSSION] Linux on LattePanda
Replies: 263
Views: 287293

Re: Will not install linux

BUMP - @LattePanda staff, please chime in
by dbones
Mon May 30, 2016 2:32 pm
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: [DISCUSSION] Linux on LattePanda
Replies: 263
Views: 287293

Re: Will not install linux

Hi dbones, you will find that the UEFI requires the same bit depth of OS. ie 64bit UEFI will boot 64bit OS etc 2/32 LP may only have a 32bit UEFI?.. Good source for UEFI info: http://www.rodsbooks.com/linux-uefi/ quote: "you should use a 64-bit distribution on a computer with a 64-bit EFI" Also, as...
by dbones
Fri May 27, 2016 11:56 pm
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: [DISCUSSION] Linux on LattePanda
Replies: 263
Views: 287293

Re: Will not install linux

@all thanks for the feedback sofar. (my Question still stands), I have emailed LattePanda and hope for a positive response soon. @dbones: why do you need 64bit-versions? i have to admitt, that i didn't yet have a look at the actual cpu specs, but the fact, that the 2GB/32GB-LP comes with windows 32b...
by dbones
Thu May 26, 2016 12:15 am
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: [DISCUSSION] Linux on LattePanda
Replies: 263
Views: 287293

Re: Will not install linux

@bruno, good to hear the 32bit ver worked, however I require the 64bit versions.


@all/anyone I have the LP with 2gb Ram and 32Gb memory. The CPU is 64 bit, is there something else which makes this not able to run 64 bit OS's?
by dbones
Wed May 25, 2016 10:42 pm
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: [DISCUSSION] Linux on LattePanda
Replies: 263
Views: 287293

Re: Will not install linux

hi @acasta I tried the tool you mentioned, no dice. :( I downloaded the a number of ISOs and re-downloaded the ones i had already tried (all of them 64 bit versions, unbuntu server and desktop, lububtu and rancheros), to ensure i did not have a currupt version. could it be my usb Sticks (I tried a 3...
by dbones
Mon May 23, 2016 1:42 am
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: [DISCUSSION] Linux on LattePanda
Replies: 263
Views: 287293

Will not install linux

I have tried the a number tools, ISO;s (listed below) and none work. the most I can do is get the USB listed in the BIOS boot-able list. if I press DEL and then select the device to boot (the last tab on the BIOS), it flickers and returns to the BIOS. tried using a 32Gb USB device, and a 1GB devlice...