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debian-installer (20101020ubuntu451.10) xenial; urgency=medium

   [ dann frazier ]
   * arm64/xgene-uboot: Set the correct compression flag when generating
     a uImage of a gzip'd kernel. LP: #1384955.
   * Tell GRUB to load the gzio module on arm64 now that we're booting
     a compressed kernel. LP: #1632473.

   [ Adam Conrad ]
   * Add HWE variants for all architectures except powerpc (LP: #1662712)
   * Move master kernels to 4.4.0-62.
   * Rebuild to pick up new components (LP: #1572620, #1558271)

 -- Adam Conrad   Tue, 07 Feb 2017 07:13:40 -0700

Netboot Install (ARM Server) in Netboot arm64 in Xenial 16.04.2 (archived)

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Start by downloading the boot.img-[fb|serial] file from where is the current release, is the armel processor (omap, omap4, etc), and either boot.img-fb for console based install or boot.img-serial for serial console (headless) install.

sudo dd bs=1024 if=boot.img-[fb|serial] of="path-to-raw-sdcard-device"
insert sd card into platform and reboot.
System should boot to the debian installer. Follow prompts to install using the following parameters:
  • Guided partitioning - full drive.
  • No encryption on home directory
  • Pick a task (note not all graphical environments have been tested on armel)

The install will pull the necessary packages from the repository (alternatively you can pull from a local mirror). Record any failures during the install process. Success is determined when the system completes the installation and reboots into a working image.

If all actions produce the expected results listed, please submit a 'passed' result.
If an action fails, or produces an unexpected result, please submit a 'failed' result and file a bug. Please be sure to include the bug number when you submit your result.

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