RockPi-S-V10 Wiki

Getting Started

Hardware Required:


Software Required:

  1. picocom

To install the software run the following command:

sudo apt-get install picocom

Flashing the image

You can flash the image using either:

  1. Commandline
  2. GUI

Using commandline

cd Rockpi-s-v10-shunya-console-image-0.1

If you are using a built in Memory card reader then use the command below:

sudo dd if=shunya-console-image-rockpi-s-v10.img of=/dev/mmcblk0 status=progress


If you are using a USB SD-Card adapter use the command below:

sudo dd if=shunya-console-image-rockpi-s-v10.img of=/dev/sdx status=progress


Please replace x in /dev/sdx with your device(eg /dev/sdb)

Using GUI

  • Step 1:Right click on the zip file downloaded and select Extract here
  • Step 2:Once the image is unzipped double click on the unzipped image folder in which you will find the image and release info
  • Step 3:Right click on the image
  • Step 4:Select Open with -> Disk image writer
  • Step 5:Choose Destination as SD Card Reader
  • Step 6:Enter your password

Accessing the system using serial console


  • Insert the SD card into the board
  • Connect the USB to TTL device between the board’s debug UART(pin 19 TX and pin 21 RX) and the computer/laptop
  • Start picocom on your laptop/board using the command below:
sudo picocom -b 1500000 /dev/ttyUSB0
  • Power on the board with the help of 5V/2A power supply


Congratulations! You are now booting your newly installed Shunya OS directly on RockPi-S-V10!

Login details

For user shunya the login details are:

Username: shunya
Password: shunya


Network Devices available:

  • Wifi
  • Ethernet

Release info

Shunya O/s Version: 0.1-Beta

Kernel Version: 4.4.143

Bootloader: U-BOOT