tagline: From openSUSE
A13-OLinuXino is a low-cost single-board Linux computer in a very compact nano-ITX form. It is manufactured and sold by Olimex.
- A13 Cortex A8 processor at 1GHz, 3D Mali400 GPU
- 512 MB RAM (2 x 256Mbit x 8)
- 6-16VDC input power supply, noise immune design
- 3 + 1 USB hosts, 3 available for users, 1 leads to onboard pinout
- VGA video output
- Audio output and Microphone input
- RTC PCF8563 on board for real time clock and alarms
- MicroSD card connector
- 4GiB NAND Flash version available
- LiPo backup battery support, LCD interface, GPIOs with I2C, SPI, ... (and what else the A13 supports)
- Board variant with integrated WiFi (A13-OLinuXino-WIFI) available
- Full board documentation available
Installing the openSUSE Tumbleweed image
- Download the image you want (Leap is stable, Tumbleweed is rolling) from here:
JeOS image E20 image XFCE image LXQT image X11 image
- As root extract the image onto your SD card (replace sdX with the device name of your SD card).
WARNING: all previous data on the SD card will be lost. Check first if the device you have selected is really your SD card!
xzcat [image].raw.xz | dd bs=4M of=/dev/sdX iflag=fullblock oflag=direct; sync
- Insert the SD card with the openSUSE image into your A13-OLinuXino-WIFI.
- Connect the A13-OLinuXino-WIFI to your PC via serial port (optional, but helpful for debugging; USB-TTL serial cable needed).
- Connect the A13-OLinuXino-WIFI to your monitor (via DVI/HDMI, optional).
- Power on the A13-OLinuXino-WIFI.
- Ethernet is configured to request an IP via DHCP, check your DHCP server for the A13-OLinuXino-WIFI IP if used.
- Have a lot of fun...
Alternatively can download Etcher, an open source tool to flash your image graphically.
Default login is root:linux, works on serial console, via ssh, GUI.
If you have the A13-OLinuXino-WIFI version the wireless network can be configured with yast easily.
See HCL:A10-OLinuXino-LIME page for battery and power supply support.