Jetson Nano

Clone SD Card – Jetson Nano and Xavier NX

August 8, 2020 kangalow 0

An often asked question is “How do I backup the SD card for a Jetson Nano or Jetson Xavier NX?” Here’s an answer, “Let’s use the dd tool”! Looky here: Background According to Wikipedia, dd is a command line utility, the primary purpose of which is to convert and copy Read more …

Adafruit PiOLED + Nano
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Adafruit PiOLED on Jetson Nano

December 3, 2019 kangalow 2

The Adafruit PiOLED is a useful addition for many projects on the NVIDIA Jetson Nano Developer Kit. Looky here: Background One of the first public tech demos of the Jetson Nano is the JetBot. The JetBot is an open-source, entry level robot that specializes in teaching entry level deep learning. Read more …

More Swap Memory - Jetson Nano
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Jetson Nano – Even More Swap

November 28, 2019 kangalow 11

Swap memory is now part of the default NVIDIA Jetson Nano distribution. Here’s how to change the amount of swap memory in use. Looky here: Background Recent releases of L4T/JetPack enable swap memory as part of the default distribution. You may remember an earlier article on JetsonHacks, Jetson Nano – Read more …

Jetson Nano + Intel RealSense Depth Camera

Jetson Nano – RealSense Depth Camera

May 16, 2019 kangalow 74

For recent L4T releases, Intel now recommends using a different installation technique, it only takes 5 minutes! Looky here: The following is for historical purposes. Getting full support for the Intel RealSense Depth Camera on the NVIDIA Jetson Nano Developer Kit is simplified by using a couple of installation Read more …

Jetson Nano - USB Drive
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Jetson Nano – Run on USB Drive

April 25, 2019 kangalow 73

NOTE: THIS ARTICLE HAS BEEN UPDATED WITH AN EASIER METHOD. PLEASE SEE: Jetson Nano – Run From USB Drive. Using a USB Drive as the root file system on a Jetson Nano Developer Kit provides many advantages, including faster disk access and more storage. Looky here: Background For external storage, Read more …

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Jetson Nano – Serial Console

April 19, 2019 kangalow 16

A Serial Console is a useful tool for embedded development, remote access, and those times when the development kit has issues that you need to observe. Looky here: Note: April, 2020 – Article and video update to include Jetson Nano B01. Background The story of serial data transfer over wires Read more …

Jetson Nano Automount

Jetson Nano – Automount Drive

April 17, 2019 kangalow 0

There are times when you need to have your external drives mounted when the Jetson Nano boots. Let’s go over it! Looky here: Introduction The Ubuntu documentation has a good summary of storage devices, volumes and partitions. Money quote: The word volume is used to describe a storage device, like a hard Read more …

Jetson Nano Swapfile FF
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Jetson Nano – Use More Memory!

April 14, 2019 kangalow 31

The NVIDIA Jetson Nano Developer Kit has 4 GB of main memory. This may not enough memory for running many of the large deep learning models, or compiling very large programs. Let’s fix that! We are going to install a swapfile. Looky here: Background There may be times when you Read more …