Note: This process can leave your Beaglebone unable to boot if you run out of space in the
If your Beaglebone is working, leave it alone.
Only do this for a Beaglebone where you don’t mind if it takes you a while to fix if something goes wrong.
Update Beaglebone kernel and firmware
- Ensure at least 100 MB free
/disk space via
- on the Beaglebone
cd /opt/scripts/tools git pull ./update_kernel.sh
- reboot Beaglebone
If the Beaglebone is messed up, you may need to reinstall Linux from scratch–erasing all existing files in the process.