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Novena Open Source Laptop

I'm lucky to have a pre-release version of the Novena Open Source Laptop.

ethernet ports: eth1 is next to power (left), eth0 is next to hdmi (right) serial console is on "debug" (lowest left), 115200, ftdi pinout Getting started guide

need to install:

  • ntpdate
  • less
  • apt-file
  • i2c-tools
  • usbutils
  • wireless-tools
  • wpasupplicant
  • iceweasel (web browser)

Generate a wpa_passphrase xyzzy foobar and add to /etc/network/interfaces:

auto wlan0
iface wlan0 inet dhcp
            wpa-ssid xyzzy
            wpa-psk YOUR HEX KEY

Last update: November 8, 2020