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by jjefferies
Thu Feb 07, 2019 5:42 am
Forum: openSUSE
Topic: Problems while installing openSUSE Leap 42.3
Replies: 3
Views: 6730

Re: Problems while installing openSUSE Leap 42.3

Have there been any further notes on this? I followed the instructions included with the Leap 42.3 package as below: Checked the sha256sum s and found them to be correct Following these directiions: xzcat [image].raw.xz | dd bs=4M of=/dev/sdX iflag=fullblock oflag=direct; sync Insert the SD card wit...
by jjefferies
Tue Nov 13, 2018 6:47 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: File Systems 128GB and larger on Raspberry Pi 3
Replies: 12
Views: 683

Re: File Systems 128GB and larger on Raspberry Pi 3

drgeoff wrote:
Tue Nov 13, 2018 2:03 pm
Linux dd or even cp works fine for putting an img on a card.
You're right. Silly me it was late at night and I was half asleep and ... all those other idiot excuses.
by jjefferies
Tue Nov 13, 2018 7:32 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: File Systems 128GB and larger on Raspberry Pi 3
Replies: 12
Views: 683

Re: File Systems 128GB and larger on Raspberry Pi 3

The problem is micro SD cards are not designed to be system boot drives (read the warranty, which is VOID since you are using your micro SD cards as boot drives). Don't see anything like that in the warranty. Maybe I'm just not reading it right. It does say "only for use with microSDXC devices". No...
by jjefferies
Sun Nov 11, 2018 7:53 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: File Systems 128GB and larger on Raspberry Pi 3
Replies: 12
Views: 683

Re: File Systems 128GB and larger on Raspberry Pi 3

"There is no impediment to using a 128Gb or larger card. But doing so is not necessarily A Good Idea." Ok, will go with the suggestions. But why is using a larger card "not necessarily A Good Idea."? The 128 GB card is USD $24. which is not particularly an onerous price. It claims 90MB/s transfer ra...
by jjefferies
Sun Nov 11, 2018 6:17 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: File Systems 128GB and larger on Raspberry Pi 3
Replies: 12
Views: 683

File Systems 128GB and larger on Raspberry Pi 3

Hi, I've possibly got a chicken and egg situation/question: First just to make sure I'm not making any idiot mistakes/assumptions. My raspberry pi 3 (RP3) has 1 SD card slot and 4 USB (standard), and one micro USB port (power), and an HDMI port. There is also what appears to be a legacy display port...

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