Spectre660's Linux downloads for the X5000

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Re: Spectre660's Linux downloads for the X5000

Postby Ribdevil » Fri Nov 24, 2017 10:42 pm

xeno74 wrote:
Ribdevil wrote:P.D. I have a 9250 pci, can I put both?
So would I have 3D by the 9250?
How to do it ?


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Re: Spectre660's Linux downloads for the X5000

Postby xeno74 » Sat Nov 25, 2017 6:43 am

Spectre660 wrote:X5000 4.14.2 Kernel .

http://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/s/amqv ... ar.gz?dl=0


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Re: Spectre660's Linux downloads for the X5000

Postby kilaueabart » Fri Dec 01, 2017 4:28 am

Spectre660 wrote:@kilaueabart
The kernel and .dtb can be loaded from various devices.
CD,hard drive, USB,the X5000 MicroSD card which contains Uboot or a tftp server.
The fatload command would have to be modified to point to the correct device.
...
For the MicroSD card you would need to add a fat32 partition. This is what I use for normal booting.
I ... created the partitions that I needed, copied a kernel and the .dtb files.
...
You can do it directly using the X5000 microsSD card slot and card but if you have a problem the you will still need a microSD card reader and copy of the Uboot to recover.
Link to the thread below.
viewtopic.php?f=58&t=3707
I don't seem quite smart enough.
I followed the instructions in that thread, resulting in a red SD "2.9 GB Volume" icon on my screen. "Free space: 2.6 GB," "Total capacity: 2.8 GB," "167.6 MB used." I'm puzzled about how this relates to /dev/mmcblk0p1 with its 2.73 GiB of ext4, and two unallocated 512.00 MiB partitions, according to Gparted. "2.9 GB Volume" contains one "Hidden File," "lost+found" with an "X" in a little box upper right corner.

I don't know where I am supposed to copy the .dtb files and the kernel. In fact, I don't know where to find a kernel. Another puzzle for me is that there doesn't seem to be a kernel on my USB drive, although "cyrus-4.13.11-jm.config" sounds like it relates to a kernel somewhere or other.
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Re: Spectre660's Linux downloads for the X5000

Postby Spectre660 » Fri Dec 01, 2017 1:45 pm

X5000 4.14.3 Kernel .
Added firmware for rv520 cards. (Hopefully to be tested soon :D )

http://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/s/faa9 ... ar.gz?dl=0
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Re: Spectre660's Linux downloads for the X5000

Postby Spectre660 » Fri Dec 01, 2017 1:50 pm

@kilaueabart

for now use the usb drive to store the kernel.
My kernels are named uImage-cyrus so you should see a file with this name on the usb drive.
Do not do anything to the /dev/mmcblk0p1. If you do and anything goes wrong you wont be able to boot your X5000.

kilaueabart wrote:
Spectre660 wrote:@kilaueabart
The kernel and .dtb can be loaded from various devices.
CD,hard drive, USB,the X5000 MicroSD card which contains Uboot or a tftp server.
The fatload command would have to be modified to point to the correct device.
...
For the MicroSD card you would need to add a fat32 partition. This is what I use for normal booting.
I ... created the partitions that I needed, copied a kernel and the .dtb files.
...
You can do it directly using the X5000 microsSD card slot and card but if you have a problem the you will still need a microSD card reader and copy of the Uboot to recover.
Link to the thread below.
viewtopic.php?f=58&t=3707
I don't seem quite smart enough.
I followed the instructions in that thread, resulting in a red SD "2.9 GB Volume" icon on my screen. "Free space: 2.6 GB," "Total capacity: 2.8 GB," "167.6 MB used." I'm puzzled about how this relates to /dev/mmcblk0p1 with its 2.73 GiB of ext4, and two unallocated 512.00 MiB partitions, according to Gparted. "2.9 GB Volume" contains one "Hidden File," "lost+found" with an "X" in a little box upper right corner.

I don't know where I am supposed to copy the .dtb files and the kernel. In fact, I don't know where to find a kernel. Another puzzle for me is that there doesn't seem to be a kernel on my USB drive, although "cyrus-4.13.11-jm.config" sounds like it relates to a kernel somewhere or other.
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Re: Spectre660's Linux downloads for the X5000

Postby Spectre660 » Wed Dec 06, 2017 5:30 pm

X5000 4.14.4 Kernel
Many adjustment in the kernel configuration.

http://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/s/q1xh ... ar.gz?dl=0
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Re: Spectre660's Linux downloads for the X5000

Postby kilaueabart » Fri Dec 08, 2017 3:25 am

Spectre660 wrote:@kilaueabart
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Various USB drives can be problematic but some work with no problems .USB 3.0 device may have more problems

Yes, that was apparently the problem. I found a USB 2 drive, and it is always found immediately, so booting goes quick and smooth.

Still, partly because the USB 2 drive is 123GB, an awful lot to waste on booting, I decided to experiment with the other approach:
The kernel and .dtb can be loaded from ... the X5000 MicroSD card which contains Uboot or a tftp server.
The fatload command would have to be modified to point to the correct device.
...
Link to the thread below.
viewtopic.php?f=58&t=3707

All I have done so far is make a copy of the modified X5000 MicroSD card, that is, with the 512 MB before and after the UBoot section. I wanted to make sure it worked before I started copying anything to either card, but I'm stumped: I can't see any safe way to remove the original SD card. I removed the memory cards to have room, but I still couldn't find any way to securely grab the MicroSD. Its socket seems to be neatly covered with something like electrical tape. What do knowledgeable people do?
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Re: Spectre660's Linux downloads for the X5000

Postby Spectre660 » Mon Dec 11, 2017 3:26 am

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