Tedious details toward making the current generation of cheap but recognizably modern machines do interesting stuff, especially Single Board Computers, little systems on a single PCB.
(Are you doing this because you want to run a machine in a gallery?
You want inspiration? Alex McLean released his new album as a livecoding Raspberry pi.
TODO: see if there are alternatives in the wilds of ali express
- Setting up raspberry pi with bash
- automating pi setup with pibakery
- low-cpu non-intel DAW: Non
- low-latency raspberry-pi-like multi-channel audio machine: bela
- quad core 64 bit Raspberry pi competitor: odroid-c2.
- linux realtime audio config
Complicated because there are too many alteranatives which change their names too often.
Creators also make a pre-loaded one-chip-computer device, the vero4k.
Just like Debian, XBian incorporates rolling releases. This means that different from other distributions such as OpenELEC or Raspbmc, XBian doesn’t release fixed images that often.
In contrast, XBian offers new package updates at least once a week. This means that new improvements and bugfixes are delivered quickly and easily.