Saturday, January 4, 2014

RK3188(MK802IV) Bootloading & Installing Linux-PicUntu



CS898 RK3188 Quad Core (1.8Ghz) : ceoOutlets


Introductions:
So now  I got a quad-core TV stick please bare with me the excitement of hacking this gadget.Just recently , I did the tweaking of   previous dual-core mini-stick OS from android to Linux and exploring its kernel was in-fact a great challenge of cracking skills-fortunately there were hints on the net.




Requirements:
PicUntu-1.4.5 -https://github.com/aloksinha2001/Linux3188/blob/master/picuntu-kernel-4.5.img
PicUntu file system-http://www.g8.net/download/picuntu-4-4.tgz
rkflashtool  GUI based Linux-https://github.com/linuxerwang/rkflashkit
rkflashtool  CLI based Linux -https://github.com/Galland/rkflashtool_rk3066
cs898 MK809/RK3188 mini PC stick


Objectives:
To install and boot Linux in the RK3188 mini PC-stick
To implement embedded single PC board with quad-core
To re-customized the size of Picunto software.


References:
1) http://www.freaktab.com/showthread.php?6930-PicUntu-4-4-Rootfile-system
2)http://www.freaktab.com/showthread.php?6803-Linux-for-RK3188-based-TV-boxes/page6

Details:


Details(1) Finding a new device ID 















Details(1.a) rkflashkit GitHub site -"Galland"





















Details(2.b): RKFlashTool CLI  based
























Details(2.c) Dump 3K3188 parameters





Details(3.a): Rkflashkit GitHub site -"linuxwang "


















Details(3.b): selecting binary file for RKFlashTool GUI based





















Details(3):Installed rkflasher appeared in the software center
 






















Details(3) RKFlasher gui


















.. to be continued....

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Conclusions:


2 comments:

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    1. Hi Anderson,

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