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The WeTab is a tablet-PC by 4tiitoo and Neofonie.

BIOS Update

This part is incomplete and you might have to do your own research about it. Nobody can guarantee that you can't make your WeTab unusuable (brick)

Download the Bios-Update-Stick-V2.zip from pherzog's website and apply the .img file with dd to a USB Stick like that:

dd if=./Bios-Update-Stick-V2.img of=/dev/sdx

Then boot the WeTab from the USB Stick and follow the instructions from there.



There's a very hacky solution for getting the HDMI-slot to work in Archlinux.

You first have to install chrontel-wetab-rpm from the AUR.

Then execute the following commands as root:

modprobe i2c-dev
mv /dev/i2c-0 /dev/i2c-2
Note: if mv tells you that i2c-0 doesn't exist, try i2c-14 instead. It depends on the kernel.
  • When you see something on the screen you've plugged on the HDMI-port, you can kill the tiitoo-hdmi-daemon. But you don't have to.
  • These commands have to be executed on every booting process.
  • The graphics card in the WeTab is only capable of cloning the output of the internal screen to the HDMI-port, with the same resolution. Because of that, the driver doesn't need a running Xorg to function properly.