PINE64 is a community-driven company focused on creating high-quality, low-cost ARM devices for businesses and individuals around the globe. PINE64 made its debut with the Pine A64 single-board computer, which successfully launched on Kickstarter in 2015. PINE64 has since released a multitude of other devices, including both development boards and end-user devices.
PINE64 has a large and active community, and offers a variety of resources for businesses and hobbyists to take advantage of their projects. To learn more about PINE64 and the available devices, please visit the main PINE64 website.
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Community and Support
Community support is focused around chat platforms and forums.
Pine64 has a large and very active community. Community discussion takes place on a variety of chat platforms, which are all bridged together - messages sent via one platform will be sent to all other platforms automatically. The community chat platforms are the following:
- IRC: server irc.pine64.org, type
/listto see all available channels (web IRC available on https://www.pine64.org/web-irc/; only some of the channels are available)
- Discord: invite link (all channels are available)
- Matrix and Telegram: see the table below
|PINE A64 SBC||#pine64:matrix.org||@mtrx_pine64|
|ROCK64 / ROCKPro64||#rock64:matrix.org||@mtrx_rock64|
|Pinebook and Pinebook Pro||#pinebook:matrix.org||@mtx_pinebook|
PINE64 runs an offical forum powered by open source MyBB forum server software. According to the general guidelines, the forum can be used to report issues, help out other users, offer findings and new information, but users can also engage directly with the community and the developers of partner projects, as well as with PINE64 members.
The official PINE64 forum can be accessed on forum.pine64.org.
Also, there are a couple of official Reddit subsections:
Help for Beginners
There are sections dedicated to the very beginners who are just getting started in the world of single-board computers (SBC) and ARM architecture. If you're just starting out and having issues with getting going, please consider browsing both sections for pointers:
- Getting started — basic information on how to flash SD cards and eMMC modules as well as handling your devices
- Project ideas — a variety of well-documented PINE64 projects to serve as inspiration