New Fedlet build (finally)!

Yup, I finally got around to putting together a new build of Fedlet, my Fedora remix for Intel Bay Trail tablets like the Dell Venue 8 Pro, Asus T100, Lenovo Miix 2 and others.

The new build has a current Fedora 21 userland and a 3.16 kernel, which brings some substantial hardware support improvements. Check out all the details over at the Fedlet page and grab the new release if you like.

The github repo has been updated to match the new build.

20 Responses

  1. Bastien
    Bastien September 12, 2014 at 3:49 am | | Reply

    3.17 kernel, no?

  2. Tom
    Tom September 12, 2014 at 7:44 am | | Reply

    Why not x64? bootia32 can boot x64 kernel.

  3. Tom
    Tom September 12, 2014 at 9:08 am | | Reply

    i’m getting a black screen when xorg/wayland starts. It work with nomodeset.

    1. Tom
      Tom September 12, 2014 at 9:09 am | | Reply

      I’m using V8P

  4. Boltforge
    Boltforge September 12, 2014 at 2:18 pm | | Reply

    You are AWESOME!

    DD’d the iso straight to a thumbdrive and it booted on my Dell 11 Pro (baytrail version not the i3). I have the attachable keyboard and its trackpad works, though keyboard doesn’t. Overall … thanks so very much.

    Now to see if dual boot works.

  5. Boltforge
    Boltforge September 12, 2014 at 2:21 pm | | Reply

    And the Dell active pen works!

    Has anyone told you that you are great? Cause you are.

  6. chao
    chao September 15, 2014 at 6:18 am | | Reply

    great! thank you adamw ,i try fedlet-20140911.iso on lenovo miix2 , the “troubleshooting–basic graphic mode” can boot,the other two halt.
    use “livecd-iso-to-disk ” install to disk ,a bug occurred :’DiskDevice’object has no attribute ‘disk’.

  7. kenbw2
    kenbw2 September 15, 2014 at 4:54 pm | | Reply

    I’m unfortunately having difficulty getting this installed on my Asus T100, looks like it lacks the efibootmgr package.

    I note it now works with the mmcblk0rpmb problems which is great. This is my experience:

    – Boots up in ~1.5 minutes to desktop. Dropping from the graphical boot indicates some “mmcblk0rpmb” errors, only as far as 50 seconds from boot
    – Anaconda runs fine and proceeds up to and past “Installing Software (100%)”
    – It fails half way through “Installing bootloader”

    Looking in the stacktrace it has the line “File “/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/pyanaconda/”, line 1695, in remove_efi_boot_target”

    Further down I think is the issue: “00:17:55,168 ERR program: Error running efibootmgr: No such file or directory”

    I tried running efibootmgr and it is indeed not installed, yum install efibootmgr and yum provides efibootmgr return nothing. Having a google round I note it’s only available on F20 in 64-bit flavours:

  8. lexiedee
    lexiedee September 22, 2014 at 9:44 am | | Reply


    has anyone tried running fedlet on the Thinkpad Tablet 8?


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