List of AstLinux Board Types


Supported Board Types - AstLinux 1.3.0 and later

Note → For AstLinux 1.3.0 and later, all serial consoles are 115200 baud 8N1.

Single/Multi core boards - SMP (32-bit):

  • geni586 - Generic x86 board - video console (VGA) - i586/i686
  • geni586-serial - Generic x86 board - serial console - i586/i686

Multi core boards - SMP (64-bit):

  • genx86_64 - Generic x86 board 64-bit - video console (VGA) - x86_64
  • genx86_64-serial - Generic x86 board 64-bit - serial console - x86_64
  • genx86_64-vm - Generic x86 board 64-bit for Guest VM (with VMware Tools, KVM, Xen, Hyper-V guests plus VirtIO drivers) - video console (VGA) - x86_64


Legacy Board Types - AstLinux 1.2.10 and earlier

Note → For AstLinux 1.2.10 and earlier, all serial consoles are 19200 baud 8N1, unless otherwise noted.

Single core boards (32-bit):

  • alix - PC Engines Alix 2Dxx series - serial console 38400 baud 8N1 (256 MB RAM) - i586
  • net5501 - Soekris net5501 - serial console 19200 baud 8N1 (256 or 512 MB RAM) - i586

Single/Multi core boards - SMP (32-bit):

  • geni586 - Generic x86 board - video console (VGA) - i586/i686
  • geni586-serial - Generic x86 board - serial console - i586/i686

Multi core boards - SMP (64-bit): (Not before AstLinux 1.2.5)

  • genx86_64 - Generic x86 board 64-bit - video console (VGA) - x86_64
  • genx86_64-serial - Generic x86 board 64-bit - serial console - x86_64
  • genx86_64-vm - Generic x86 board 64-bit for Guest VM (with KVM, Xen guests plus VirtIO drivers) - video console (VGA) - x86_64 - (Not before AstLinux 1.2.7)


Unsupported Board Types (EOL)

Images/updates for these unsupported boards are no longer provided by the AstLinux Project, neither on the AstLinux website nor via a current custom build.

Single core boards (32-bit):

  • wrap - PC Engines WRAP series - serial console 38400 baud 8N1 - i586
  • net4801 - Soekris net4801 - serial console 19200 baud 8N1 - i586