HassOS - new platform: Libra Computer La Frite

The La Frite by Libre Computer is an Amlogic S805X SoC similar to the Odroid, but with the form factor of a Rasberry Pi, running ARMv8-A architecture.

The specs are here: https://libre.computer/products/boards/aml-s805x-ac/

It supports u-boot, and buildroot even has a target for it: https://github.com/home-assistant/operating-system/tree/dev/buildroot/board/librecomputer/lafrite

I got it because it has integrated WiFi and seemed like a great combination of the Rpi-Zero-W and the Rpi3 (at the time), for the cost of a Zero.

Would it be possible to get a defconfig for this board, or should I scrap it and get an Rpi4 instead?

Could grab a N2+ as well.
There images for Home assistant OS for that.
https://www.hardkernel.com/shop/odroid-n2-with-4gbyte-ram-2/

$80 is a bit steep. I may just turn one of the NUCs I have lying around into a HassOS box, or tinker with the build config and see if I can’t get it working myself

I’ve successfully installed HassOS on La Frite.
On top of official Ubuntu image, I went through official instructions.
Only one thing I changed was setting env variable of MACHINE

...
export MACHINE=odroid-c2
systemctl disable systemd-resolved.service  # to be able to run AdGuard
curl -sL "https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Kanga-Who/home-assistant/master/supervised-installer.sh" | bash -s

And that’s it, everything got installed and running smoothly.

The instructions you linked to does not install HassOS.

That’s for installing HA Supervised, which is not the same thing.

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Yeah, seems like I’d need to go with the Supervised install for now, thankfully there are official images for Debian 10 available as well: http://share.loverpi.com/board/libre-computer-project/libre-computer-board/image/debian/README.php