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slarm64 - unofficial aarch64 Slackware Linux port

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 README.TXT 2021-01-15 12:43 2.01 KB
 boot-20191222.tar.xz 2021-01-15 12:43 475.59 KB
 boot-20200305.tar.xz 2021-01-15 12:43 292.01 KB
 boot-20200307.tar.xz 2021-01-15 12:43 292.23 KB
 boot-20200705.tar.xz 2021-01-15 12:43 297.47 KB
 boot-20200718.tar.xz 2021-01-15 12:43 324.06 KB
 boot-20201103.tar.xz 2021-01-15 12:43 348.39 KB
 boot-20201211.tar.xz 2021-01-15 12:43 348.89 KB
 slarm64-current-aarch64-base-rootfs-20200628-4.4.230-rock_pi_4-build-20200718.img.zst 2021-01-15 12:44 551.91 MB
 slarm64-current-aarch64-base-rootfs-20200628-4.4.230-rock_pi_4-build-20200718.img.zst.md5 2021-01-15 12:44 120 B 
 slarm64-current-aarch64-base-rootfs-20201115-5.9.14-rock_pi_4-build-20201211.img.zst 2021-01-15 12:45 497.80 MB
 slarm64-current-aarch64-base-rootfs-20201115-5.9.14-rock_pi_4-build-20201211.img.zst.sha256 2021-01-15 12:45 151 B 
 slarm64-current-aarch64-xfce-rootfs-20200628-4.4.230-rock_pi_4-build-20200718.img.zst 2021-01-15 12:47 1.37 GB
 slarm64-current-aarch64-xfce-rootfs-20200628-4.4.230-rock_pi_4-build-20200718.img.zst.md5 2021-01-15 12:47 120 B 
 slarm64-current-aarch64-xfce-rootfs-20201115-5.9.14-rock_pi_4-build-20201211.img.zst 2021-01-15 12:50 1.47 GB
 slarm64-current-aarch64-xfce-rootfs-20201115-5.9.14-rock_pi_4-build-20201211.img.zst.sha256 2021-01-15 12:50 151 B 
login: root
password: password

legacy kernel
    image update to the current version of the rootfs 2020.06.28
    kernel version 4.4.230

    on the rock pi 4 kernel version 4.20.x eMMC is defined as /dev/mmcblk0
    a SDcard how /dev/mmcblk1

installation on a sdcard
    Unpack the IMAGE file and record by running the following on the SD card
( /dev/mmcblk0 = your sd card device ):

dd if=slarm64-current-*-base-rootfs-*-build-*.img of=/dev/mmcblk0 bs=1M
zstdcat slarm64-current-*-base-rootfs-*-build-*.img.zst > /dev/mmcblk0

installation on a eMMC
    Flash the image to micro SD, power up the board with micro SD and login
    Copy the image file to micro SD by using SFTP. The image file must be in .img. note : root user are not allow transfer file to micro SD.
    After finish copy the file, power off the board and add eMMC module to the board
    Bootup the board, run below command for flashing to eMMC module
        >>dd if=slarm64-current-*-base-rootfs-*-build-*.img of=/dev/mmcblk0 bs=10M
            example : dd if=slarm64-current-*-xfce-rootfs-*-build-*.img of=/dev/mmcblk0 bs=10M
        then edit 2 files in eMMC module:
        >> mount /dev/mmcblk0p1 /media
        >> echo "rootdev=/dev/mmcblk0p1" >> /media/boot/uEnv.txt
        >> sed -i 's:mmcblk1p1:mmcblk0p1:' /media/etc/fstab
    After done, power off board and remove micro SD. Then bootup with only eMMC module.

2 version of the transfer a system with the SD to eMMC, you need to boot from the start and run the script:


The video is played by the MPV player, which is configured with the default profile x11 (for playing divx/xvid)
and the profile rkmpp (for playing h264/h265/VP9 720p,1080p)

example: mpv --profile=rkmpp videofile.{mkv,mp4}

Update kernel
download latest version kernel-firmware, kernel-headers, kernel-modules, kernel
go to the directory with the downloaded packages and run:
upgradepkg kernel-*.txz