Tag Archives: BBB

Removing X

I’m more than a little confused as to why such a resource poor board that most people run headless comes with X11. So with judicious application of “opkg remove –force-removal-of-dependent-packages” I’ve removed all traces of X11 and Gnome. Advertisements

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Plan C, take 15

Well, my plan for booting from the MicroSD did not work. Or more to the point, the first part worked (the actual booting) but the second part (expanding the Linux partition to take up the rest of the card) failed … Continue reading

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Boot setup frustrations

As I stated in my last post I’m planning to set the BBB to ignore the on board eMMC and boot off of the MicroSD card instead. Because of a comedy of errors which include inaccurate info on BeagleBone’s own … Continue reading

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First steps

Hello and welcome. I figured I’d create a place where I can record my adventures with the BeagleBone Black. I’m not sure if this will be of any use to anyone else or if it will just be a place … Continue reading

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