Monday, July 22, 2013

Running ubuntu server on a CubieBoard - Part 3

I installed the ubuntu server on the cubieboard using berryboot.

Please note in order to install the berryboot you need to use a windows operating system. Please follow the steps below to perform the install.

1. Get a microSD card to be used with the cubieboard and format it using the fat32 system.

2. Download bryyboot from

3. Download image writer from

4. Extract bith berryboot image file and image writer software

5. Run the image writer software. (see screenshot below)

6. Select the berryboot image and write it to the microSD card.

7. Plug in to microSD card into the cubieboard together with keyboard, mouse and monitor etc. and start the cubiewboard.

8. follow the on screen instructions to install ubuntu linaro.