Release Note of Ubuntu Minimal 18.04.1 LTS (v1.1)


Release Date 2018-12-03
Release Type Update

File name : ubuntu-18.04.1-4.14-minimal-odroid-xu4-20181203.img.xz

If you need a Desktop GUI, you have to download MATE image instead of this minimal image.

XU4 OS image is fully compatible with HC1, HC2, MC1 and XU3.

  • Linux Kernel LTS 4.14.85
  • Ubuntu point release 18.04.1
  • WiFi module 6 RTL8811AU support
  • Mali GPU driver r12p0 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
  • Kodi supports only H.264 video format at this moment. MPEG4/MPEG2 video decoding is very unstable.
  • 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 reboot