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We could use arm packages from debian, right? (likely some Armel ones too)
1)By the way, how do you plug your RJ45 with that? you got only hdmi, mini and a regular usb.
2) second question, in the pic attached, if I understand well, you do not need an external dc power supply with that? it gets power from USB or HDMI cable
it could be so great to make a debian stable squeeze server from this mk808 possible
The packages will not be the problem, the problem will be to get all the hardware running, as stated in the article I linked to.
You need an external USB network adapter if you want to connect with RJ-45. That is why it is important to get all the hardware running, so that you can use the inbuilt wireless adapter.
It gets power over USB.
wireless I dont like that. To me it is slow and easily breakable.
usb power thats realyl a great cool thing.
I think that it exists some mini-usb to rj45 adapters ...
besides, if it works for ubuntu, might work for debian.
but you know, my experience with debian is still same. you buy a new pc and you fight like a madman to get the hardware working during weeks if you havent much time to spend on taht.
You are used from x86 installations that the distribution comes with a pre-compiled kernel. This is not true for ARM distributions, you need a kernel that is specially compiled for your specific computer. If you then have devices in that machine that need proprietary drivers you are up to a real fight with the hardware, installing Debian on x86 is a mere joke against that.