I just reinstall my Chuwi HI13 using Fedora 28 and just discovered that it is now fully supported out of the box. No more mess with Grub and requirements to change the bootloader.
This tablet is finally totally Linux friendly.
Still one issue: the screen does not rotate properly because of the ACCEL_MOUNT_MATRIX incorrect value but it is easy to solve :
When installing Fedora 26 on my Chuwi Hi13, automatic screen rotation was properly working in Gnome but screen is always inverted (ie bottom up when in normal position).
This behaviour is related to the accelerometer orientation which is not mounted as the screen
In order to correct the behaviour, I create a updated ACCEL_MOUNT_MATRIX (Reference)
Continuer la lecture de « HowTo correct the screen orientation detection issue with Chuwi HI13 on Linux – Fedora 26 »
In this post, I want to share a methodology to be able to boot a linux distribution USB stick, on a Apollo Lake tablet (in my case Chuwi HI13) and handle the issue with Grub ont his platforms. Continuer la lecture de « HowTo boot Chuwi HI13 on Linux – Fedora 26 (USB stick) »