Centos 7.4 installation notes for Raspberry Pi

  1. Read in conjunction with: Post-install configuration for Centos 7.4.1708 x86_64 minimal installation
  2. Copy OS image to SD card: dd if=CentOS-Userland-7-armv7hl-Minimal-1708-RaspberryPi3.img bs=4096 of=/dev/sdd
  3. Add network interface configuration to: /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth0
  4. Edit /boot/cmdline.txt and set selinux=0 and ipv6.disable=1
  5. Reboot
  6. We need to keep NetworkManager and related packages
  7. rpm -e chrony selinux-policy selinux-policy-targeted audit kexec-tools firewalld and then rm -fr /etc/firewalld /etc/chrony*
  8. timedatectl set-timezone Australia/Sydney
  9. /usr/bin/rootfs-expand
  10. rm -fr README; cd /var/log; rm -fr audit firewalld
  11. Edit: /etc/hostname