libre-computer OS Tool (LOST) is a firmware designed to deploy operating system distributions quickly over the internet. Our newer boards have it built-in and it supports booting from all storage mediums (MicroSD, eMMC, USB, NVMe).
Boards with onboard LOST
- ROC-RK3399-PC - cannot deploy yet
Boards without onboard LOST
These boards can still boot from non-native storage mediums by having a blank MicroSD or eMMC flashed with the bootloader. You can use the following tool to install board-specific bootloaders on a MicroSD card. Leave it plugged in your board and it will be able to boot from non=native storage mediums like USB.