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by caseycullen
Tue Dec 27, 2016 5:20 am
Forum: Platform: AmigaOne X5000 - Linux Only
Topic: (X)(L)ubuntu (MATE) 17.04 Zesty Zapus
Replies: 128
Views: 92632

Re: (X)(L)ubuntu (MATE) 17.04 Zesty Zapus

Please look here: X1000 thread This thread is also concerned to the X5000. I can apparently only post in the X5000 board... Anyways, regarding: "Phoronix wrote: With Debian Stretch dropping 32-bit PowerPC as a release architecture, Ubuntu is following a similar maneuver and will not be making ...
by caseycullen
Tue Dec 27, 2016 2:30 am
Forum: Platform: AmigaOne X5000 - Linux Only
Topic: ubuntu MATE 16.04.1 LTS Live USB
Replies: 119
Views: 73092

Re: ubuntu MATE 16.04.1 LTS Live USB

This is due to the way the P5020 (and possibly the P5040 I don't know) map memory. They map all the ram in a single block starting a 0x00000000 and anding at <RAM-SIZE> If you have more than 3568 M of Ram you will have RAM with physical addresses of 0xdf000000 - 0xffffffff Interesting, thanks for s...
by caseycullen
Fri Dec 23, 2016 1:44 am
Forum: Platform: AmigaOne X5000 - Linux Only
Topic: ubuntu MATE 16.04.1 LTS Live USB
Replies: 119
Views: 73092

Re: ubuntu MATE 16.04.1 LTS Live USB

xeno74 wrote:Please try it with mem=3500M.
Also, does this correspond to the physical memory in the system? Can it be edited to reflect the actual physical memory present?
by caseycullen
Thu Dec 22, 2016 11:47 pm
Forum: Platform: AmigaOne X5000 - Linux Only
Topic: ubuntu MATE 16.04.1 LTS Live USB
Replies: 119
Views: 73092

Re: ubuntu MATE 16.04.1 LTS Live USB

xeno74 wrote:Please try it with mem=3500M.
YES!!! Thank you for noticing that! That was all that was needed! :D

Also updated "setenv linuxboot" to include this, system now boots to MATE desktop from boot menu. Wonderful!
by caseycullen
Thu Dec 22, 2016 8:43 am
Forum: Platform: AmigaOne X5000 - Linux Only
Topic: ubuntu MATE 16.04.1 LTS Live USB
Replies: 119
Views: 73092

Re: ubuntu MATE 16.04.1 LTS Live USB

Do you use a MBR/msdos partition table? You can find out it with GParted. Please start GParted and select View - Device Information Thanks for your reply! Yes, MBR/msdos. I do not have AOS installed right now; I'd rather focus on Linux first. Could you please try to load the kernel from the USB fla...
by caseycullen
Tue Dec 20, 2016 6:02 am
Forum: Platform: AmigaOne X5000 - Linux Only
Topic: ubuntu MATE 16.04.1 LTS Live USB
Replies: 119
Views: 73092

Re: ubuntu MATE 16.04.1 LTS Live USB

First attempt: upon entering "fatload usb 0:1 1000000 uImage-cyrus" received error message: "** Bad device usb 0" Attempted to use "usb start" and "usb reset", 0 storage devices found. Tried another USB flash drive, had to enter "usb reset" for it to...