You can find information about the HAT EEPROM in GitHub.
Retrieving the Image Version
The RevPi devices have a Linux operating system as a basis. This has a code name, such as “Buster”.
If you exchange with other RevPi users, it is important to know the code name of your operating system.
- Retrieve the codename and release date of the installed operating system with the following command:
You will be shown the version, e.g. for a Buster system of April 22, 2021:
Retrieving Further Information for RevPi Devices with HAT EEPROM
For RevPi devices with HAT EEPROM you can retrieve more information about the device and HAT EEPROM.
- Retrieve further information with the following command:
Among other things the product type, version, serial number and the first MAC address are displayed.
An error occurred while reading the HAT contents: HAT EEPROM path does not exist