This page describes the requirements for Mender when integrated with the Debian
family target OS images such as Debian,
For these devices,
mender-convert is used to perform Mender integration.
mender-convert will take care of the full integration, which includes:
- Modification of the original partition layout to fulfill Mender needs
- Integration with a compatible bootloader (see below for details)
- Install the Mender client and its configuration into the image.
builds GRUB as second stage bootloader for Debian on Beaglebone. It is built
from the official
Mender does not require any patches for GRUB and should be built with EFI
provides for building and installing patched
Raspbian. Currently only a patched U-Boot is supported by Mender on Raspberry Pi
The procedure to be followed to integrate Mender is the same as for to create a
Mender Artifact for Debian family OSes. Refer to Debian family Artifact
creation for step by step instructions.