Ok, so you are looking for a comprehensive guide on how to install a modern Debian system into the Flash memory of your Sheeva Plug? Your googling has paid of – look no further!
What we will do in this guide:
- Update the bootloader to a recent version which supports direct booting from ubifs partions. So you can just use the stock Debian kernel without any hassle or SD card.
- Install Debian to a ubifs filesystem on the Sheevaplug flash.