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Old 07-31-2013, 08:00 AM   #1
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High priced and low specs but it appears to be a new kid on the block.

"The MinnowBoard is an Intel® Atom™ processor based board which introduces Intel® Architecture to the small and low cost embedded market for the developer and maker community."
Old 10-19-2013, 10:44 AM   #2
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"Bootstrapping Debian onto your MinnowBoard is a fairly simple process. At the end of this guide you will have a complete minimum Debian system you can use on your MinnowBoard.
MinnowBoard that has a working micro SD card preloaded with the MinnowBoard Angstrom Linux Distribution
USB Thumb drive >2GB or SATA drive
Internet connection
Some spare time"

"Mobilenix Published on Oct 17, 2013
Here is Intel's Minnowboard running Debian Sid with Gnome 3 installed and running off of a SATA disk. Sound, Gigabit ethernet and all of the system peripherals are working as they should. The system would boot much faster if my SATA device was newer and a higher RPM."


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