Tag Archives: NOOBS

Why Multi-Boot and Time To New Distro Boot

Why do I have so many distributions of Linux that I boot up at any one sitting? How long does it take to install and run a new distribution (release)? Isn’t that hard and a lot of work? So why not just “pick one” and be done? Continue reading

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Shrinking NOOBS on Pi

“Honey! I shrunk the NOOBS! (partitions…)” A short story about the ease and only modest difficulty of taking an older install on a 64 GB mini-SD card and moving only the parts that matter – whole and intact – onto an 8 GB card and as a much smaller than 64 GB backup copy. Continue reading

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Raspberry Pi Software Setup

A brief write up of the post assembly software install / configuration of the Raspberry Pi Continue reading

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