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Preparing your device & installation instructions

These instructions will guide you on how to create a dual boot on your TouchPad with webOS 3.0.x and LuneOS. In case you want to run LuneOS as your main OS, you can just use the webOS Doctor for LuneOS

1. Create an ext3fs lvm partition of at least 1GB (use Tailor or Meta-Doctor to achieve this). It must be named ext3fs ! Tailor automatically uses this name for an ext3 partition.

2. Download the latest Moboot (0.3.8) with filename moboot_038-tenderloin.zip

3. Unpack moboot_038-tenderloin.zip and you will have a file called uImage.moboot_0.3.8

2. Download the image, copy it to the USB drive (/media/internal) and extract it into the new partition by issuing the following commands:

mount -o remount,rw /

mkdir /media/ext3fs && mount /dev/store/ext3fs /media/ext3fs

cd /media/internal

tar xzf webos-ports-dev-image-tenderloin.tar.gz -C /media/ext3fs

3. Download the kernel (luneos.uImage) and add it to the boot partition as uImage.LuneOS and either symlink it to uImage or use moboot. Follow the instruction below:

- Boot into webOS (make sure to have Developer Mode enabled!)

- Run novaterm

mount -o remount,rw /boot

cd /boot

rm uImage

exit

novacom put file://boot/uImage.LuneOS < luneos.uImage

novacom put file://boot/uImage < uImage.moboot_0.3.8

novaterm

cd /boot

ln -sf uImage-2.6.35-palm-tenderloin uImage.webOS

ls -l

Output should look like: Moboot.png

Reinstalling the image

Sometimes it might be necessary to reinstall the image, in order to do so follow these steps:

mount -o remount,rw /

mkdir -p /media/ext3fs && mount /dev/store/ext3fs /media/ext3fs

rm -rf /media/ext3fs/*

cd /media/internal

tar xzf webos-ports-dev-image-tenderloin.tar.gz -C /media/ext3fs