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Will Raspberry Pi 2 run Fedora 22?

asked 2015-09-30 16:32:57 -0500

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updated 2015-10-01 22:16:50 -0500

mether gravatar image

It needs 10 GB of drive space. There are only 8 GB on the Pi 2 SD card.

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answered 2015-10-01 07:25:03 -0500

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Use a larger SD card. These are reasonably cheap - I bought a few real cheap 8 and 16 gb cards for use with my Pi's. It also means you don't have to destroy any existing system to install Fedora on it.

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answered 2015-09-30 16:59:18 -0500

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updated 2015-09-30 17:00:22 -0500

Yes, it will run. Here is one guide:

You will need to download the minimal image of F22 instead of F21. Here is the link to it:

The rest should work as described on the other page.

Some people here talk about a Fedora 21 REMIX specifically for Raspberry 2. Maybe you find there a link to a F22 remix as well.

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The custom build of Fedora for the Pi is called Pidora, it's available here:

cobra gravatar imagecobra ( 2015-10-01 07:23:23 -0500 )edit
1 : " * "Fedora Remix" and "Fedora" are separate and distinct. Do not confuse official Fedora distributions with a Fedora Remix. Fedora Remix products allow anyone in the community to create special derivations that may contain some Fedora software. The official Fedora platform contains only 100% free and open source software that is legally redistributable everywhere in the world.*"

florian gravatar imageflorian ( 2015-10-01 12:20:23 -0500 )edit

@cobra The last Pidora update is from 2014 and the question is about F22. So Pidora wont help him in this case. But it would be a good option as well if they had a newer version.

Raffael gravatar imageRaffael ( 2015-10-01 17:03:22 -0500 )edit

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