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Offline battcor

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Re: setting up the MK802 II
« Reply #15 on: March 03, 2016, 10:45:05 PM »
I replaced the kernel with a more updated one. I used the kernel from Patwood, 3.4.67 I believe.

Then on boot I insmod module squashfs.ko or else tinycore extensions will not load correctly.

Could anyone give a step by step procedures on these.

- how to replace TC's kernel with Patwood's 3.4.79
- better way to enable wifi of MK802ii

My MK802ii already managed to boot with Tiny Core 5.4 (dCore Arm V7hf) on SD card.

Now on my PC, I inserted the SD card and run the following commands:

$ mount /mnt/mmcblk0p1 (sd card)
$ cd /tmp
$ wget newbielink:http://dl.cubieforums.com/files/patwood/A10-kernel-3.4.79.tar.gz [nonactive]
$ tar xf A10-kernel-3.4.79.tar.gz -C /mnt/mmcblk0p1
$ umount /mnt/mmcblk0p1

Then on my MK802ii, I inserted the SD card and it didn't boot.

Please help, I am just new on Linux.

Offline fangis

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Re: setting up the MK802 II
« Reply #16 on: March 04, 2016, 12:36:36 AM »
The uImage file is the kernel, usually it is a matter of just replacing this file.
If you too have 8188eu as wifi module you will need to upgrade the kernel as 3.0.42 does not seem to support it.

Offline vinikon

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Re: setting up the MK802 II- I had some progress on it.
« Reply #17 on: February 12, 2018, 10:25:11 AM »
Please see http://forum.tinycorelinux.net/index.php/topic,18085.0.html this thread.
I posted some of my progress.

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