Site Map - skip to main content

Hobby Public Radio

Your ideas, projects, opinions - podcasted.

New episodes Monday through Friday.


hpr3032 :: piCore on a Raspberry Pi 1 Model B

How I revived my Raspberry Pi Model 1 B with piCore and a tiny SD card.

<< First, < Previous, Latest >>

Hosted by Claudio Miranda on 2020-03-17 is flagged as Clean and is released under a CC-BY-SA license.
Tags: raspberrypi,rpi,linux,bsd.
Listen in ogg, spx, or mp3 format. | Comments (1)

In this episode, I discuss how I revived my Raspberry Pi 1 Model B using piCore, a specialized version of Tiny Core Linux for the Raspberry Pi, on a 128 MB SD card that I had laying around. I also mention nanoBSD and Alpine Linux as possible alternatives to try out.


Comments

Subscribe to the comments RSS feed.

Comment #1 posted on 2020-03-26T22:48:33Z by Windigo

Minimal distros are the best

I've tried out TinyCore a few times over the years, but had no idea they made a RaspberryPi edition. What a pleasant surprise!

<< First, < Previous, Latest >>

Leave Comment

Note to Verbose Commenters
If you can't fit everything you want to say in the comment below then you really should record a response show instead.

Note to Spammers
All comments are moderated. All links are checked by humans. We strip out all html. Feel free to record a show about yourself, or your industry, or any other topic we may find interesting. We also check shows for spam :).

Provide feedback
Your Name/Handle:
Title:
Comment:
Anti Spam Question: What does the P in HPR stand for ?