Rock64 - How to instal from emmc

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djukonline
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Rock64 - How to instal from emmc

Post by djukonline »

Hi friends,

I would like to know if I can install Dietpi on my emmc?

Thanks.
darthyoh
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Re: Rock64 - How to instal from emmc

Post by darthyoh »

Hi,

Did you find any information to do this ? I bought a rock 64 board with a emmc module (and the usb adapter)from Pine64 online shop. I can't boot on emmc (on a sd card, no problem).

I don't know if it's a hardware or software issue.

I think it's possible, because the DietPi presentation of the Rock 64 speaks about emmc transfer performance... but I don't know how to do this.

Any help is welcome !
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WarHawk
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Re: Rock64 - How to instal from emmc

Post by WarHawk »

Saw this
https://forum.pine64.org/showthread.php?tid=4713

Something about interrupting the boot...then copying a minimal image to the emmc

Particularly this post
https://forum.pine64.org/showthread.php ... 1#pid30511

It will install xenial minimal and kernel for arm

Someone mentioned before then to run a script to make a minimal install into a DIetPi install
Here is the repository for all the Rock64 builds
https://github.com/ayufan-rock64/linux-build/releases
KeithC
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Re: Rock64 - How to instal from emmc

Post by KeithC »

I built a useable image onto emmc via the usb adapter by using win32diskimager rather than Etcher.
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