Release Note of Ubuntu 16.04.3 LTS (v1.0)


Release Date 2017-12-13
Release Type release

File name : ubuntu-16.04.3-4.14-minimal-odroid-xu4-20171213.img.xz

XU4 OS image is fully compatible with HC1, MC1 and XU3.

  • Linux Kernel LTS 4.14.5
  • U-Boot 2017.05
  • Mali GPU driver for framebuffer(fbdev) can be installed with “apt install mali-fbdev”
  • Kodi 17.6 package for fbdev can be installed with “apt install kodi-fbdev”.
The RootFS Auto-resize feature has changed!!! 
Once everything is done after auto-resize, the power will turn off automatically. Wait a couple of minutes.
And press the power button or unplug-plug the DC plug when the blue LED is off.
  • Tons of issues undocumented. :-x
  • Some UASP capable USB-to-SATA bridge controllers are not compatible. If your external HDD is not working properly, add its VID/PID in boot.ini Boot arguments to disable the UAS function something like this.
  • usb-storage.quirks=0x0bc2:0x2322:u
Username Password
root odroid
sudo apt update
sudo apt upgrade
sudo apt dist-upgrade
sudo apt install linux-image-xu3 
sudo reboot

When you install “linux-image-xu3” package, you will meet a dialog box and you have to choose “No” to proceed the Kernel update.