Avoid both the use of obscure “convenience script” and the installation of out-of-tree kernel module.
Most of the instructions out there are far from something I would call “best practice”, so I wrote one my own.
buster-backports started to serve kernel 5.6+ around mid June, 2020. By installing Linux kernel from the suite, we’ll have in-tree WireGuard kernel module and some more up-to-date drivers, all officially signed.
Cheatsheet to a more maintainable configuration.
- eMMC prevents the usage of booting from microSD. Stay away from eMMC variants unless there is a special reason.
- Generates a lot of heat, should always operate with a cooler and replace thermal pad with thermal paste.
Not all hypervisor, USB controller, USB device are created the same….