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Learning Banana Pi by Daniel Blair

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Chapter 2. Preparing the SD Card

In this chapter, we are going to cover a variety of topics ranging from preparing your card to installing your operating system. We will also cover installing Android and configuring your installation.

As mentioned in the previous chapter, there are many different choices when it comes to your operating system. The most common choices are Android for Media PCs and Bananian or Raspbian, which are both based on Debian Linux. There are several different ways to accomplish preparing your SD card for use on different operating systems and we will cover each of them.

Getting the SD card ready

Regardless of the operating system on your computer, you need to have access to an SD card writer. Most laptops have them; depending ...

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