Manjaro ARM 19.02 released!
Happy valentines day, if you celebrate such a thing.
I am proud to announce the immediate availability of Manjaro ARM 19.02.
This release marks the first support for the
The Rock64 is a powerful credit card sized board, with the RK9928 quadcore CPU, 2 or 4 GB of LPDDR3 RAM and USB 3.
This release sports the brand new custom install option (OEM) for all non-minimal images. This means that at first boot, you will be asked about the following:
- password for that username
- password for root
- keyboard layout (except on pinebook, that is fixed to us layout)
Then the setup script will set these settings and reboot to the login screen.
PS: I need to make some new screenshots. These are not really representing the current state of the desktops.
New images are available.
Torrents are also available from the same location. (which is basicly a webseed at this point)
- New kernels and packages all around.
- LXQT 0.14.0
- KDE/Plasma 5.15.0
rock64support! Has minimal, lxqt and kde images available.
Updating from 18.12:
- Old releases should just keep on rolling.
- If you want the 19.02 experience, I recommend re-installing the system.
timedatectlcommands can not be used to set timezone and time.
localectlcommands does not work either.
- No lockscreen installed (LXQT only).
- CSD on some GTK3 apps does not work properly. (LXQT only)
- No audio cards on the
What about other devices?
I stopped maintaining
armv7h images in general. So many issues relating to it, that I simply won’t bother creating the images and packages anymore.
I am still working on supporting the
rockpro64 and the Pinebook Pro.
I won’t be making images for all the supported devices. If your desired image for your desired supported device does not exist, please use
manjaro-arm-installer to install it to an SD card.