Information

Save 1GB of Memory! Use LXDE on your Jetson

November 7, 2020 kangalow 6

The introduction of the Jetson Nano 2GB ships with a different desktop environment than the other Jetsons. The desktop environment is LXDE. You can change over to this desktop environment fairly easily. Looky here: Background Up till now, the default desktop environment on the Jetson has been Unity/GNOME. Unity is Read more …

Jetson Backup
Hardware

Let’s Backup!

July 21, 2020 kangalow 3

Once you have your Jetson all setup the way you like it, back it up! Nuts and Bolts If you are only interested in a backup method, we’ve written some scripts that use the Linux rsync command line utility to backup the root directory of a Jetson to another directory. Read more …

Deep Learning
Information

JetPack 4.4 Production Release

July 7, 2020 kangalow 2

JetPack 4.4 – L4T R32.4.3 is now available! NVIDIA announces today that the production version of JetPack 4.4 is now available. JetPack 4.4 replaces the current JetPack 4.3 as the production version. There are many upgrades and new features. Here’s the official blurb from NVIDIA: We are pleased to announce Read more …

Deep Learning
Information

JetPack 4.3 Release

December 17, 2019 kangalow 4

JetPack 4.3 – L4T R32.3.1 is now available! There are a whole bunch of great new features. Two that are particularly noteworthy: OTA Update – Over the Air Updates (!!!) A new Debian package server is now in place to host all NVIDIA JetPack-L4T components for installation and future JetPack Read more …

Information

Jetson Nano – Headless Setup

August 21, 2019 kangalow 27

Many people would like to set up their Jetson Nano without the need of attaching the Jetson to a monitor and keyboard (headless setup). With the advent of JetPack 4.2.1, this is now possible! Looky here: Background In earlier versions of JetPack, there was a requirement that the Jetson be Read more …

Information

JetPack 4.2.1 Release

July 22, 2019 kangalow 8

NVIDIA has released JetPack 4.2.1 and L4T R32.2. Here’s the JetPack release page. JetPack 4.2.1 (Image courtesy NVIDIA) Here’s the announcement from the NVIDIA forums: NVIDIA is excited to have released JetPack 4.2.1 and L4T R32.2, the latest production release including new features and improvements for Jetson Nano, Jetson TX1/TX2, Read more …

SDK Manager
JetPack

NVIDIA SDK Manager for Jetson – JetPack 4.2

June 4, 2019 kangalow 7

The NVIDIA SDK Manager installs the operating system, libraries and SDKs on the Jetson Developer Kits. Looky here: Background When NVIDIA introduces a new Jetson model, they usually come out with a new revision of JetPack to support it. In this case it is the Jetson Nano Developer Kit. However Read more …