March 19, 2012 Posted by: Dr. Ace Jeangle
How to install and configure Debian/Ubuntu on Beagleboard (xM), BeagleBone, and Pandaboard (ES)
Below is the simplest instruction of installing and configuring Debian/Ubuntu with LCD support.
Go to https://github.com/RobertCNelson/netinstall, select required distro and proceed with mk_mmc.sh script. It will automatically download required files and configure minimal working system on your SD card.
Then, go to “boot” partition of your SD card, find file “uEnv.txt” and change parameter “dvimode” for 10″ AUO LCD (1024×600) and 7″ CPT LCD (1024×600, resistive touch):
or for 10″ LG LCD (1280×800, black frame) and new gen 7″ panels (1280×800, capacitive touch):