[SATLUG] Linux on mobile devices

Rabie Khabouze rabie at rabie.net
Tue Feb 12 13:21:26 CST 2013


Only linux on flash, but you can have android on flash and have linux on sdcard, I do have also lubuntu on sdcard for test purposes

-------- Original message --------
From: Mark Mayfield <mayfield_mark at gvtc.com> 
Date: 02/12/2013  11:49 AM  (GMT-06:00) 
To: The San Antonio Linux User's Group Mailing List <satlug at satlug.org> 
Subject: Re: [SATLUG] Linux on mobile devices 
 
This is Ubuntu running inside android?

Getting rid of android completely and running just straight Ubuntu or 
another linux distro would be much more appealing.

On 02/12/2013 10:23 AM, rabie at rabie.net wrote:
>   
>
> I got my 10" Linux tablet yesterday ( Pengpod), running Linaro
> Ubuntu and ARM v7l processor, it is a nice looking one, the bug I found
> is that the compiled Kernel only supports 512 MB, so I have to recompile
> it to support the full 1 GB..
>
> The Wifi driver was missing, so I copied
> one from the vendor site and it is working now.
>
> The virtual keyboard
> (onboard) sometimes hangs, I guess due to memory or something else.. so
> i m using a usb keyboard.
>
> Installed Libreoffice, VLC, XBMC, Gnash,
> Geany so far.
>
> Rabie
>
> On 2013-01-25 15:12, Alex Bartonek wrote:
>
> Ubuntu is available for the Nexus 7 tablet. google that.. interesting
> stuff.
>> --- On Mon, 1/21/13, Rabie Khabouze <rabie at rabie.net>
> wrote:
>> From: Rabie Khabouze <rabie at rabie.net>
>> Subject: Re:
> [SATLUG] Linux on mobile devices
>> To: "The San Antonio Linux User's
> Group Mailing List" <satlug at satlug.org>
>> Date: Monday, January 21,
> 2013, 8:34 PM
>> Hi Frank,
>>
>> check out linuxonandroid.org project
>>
>> I have Complete Linux Installer v2 on my Android 4.1.1 Samsung Note2,
> you can have install different distros ( Ubuntu 10, 12 ) Backtrack,
> Debian, ArchLinux, Fedora17 and openSuse 12.
>> as far as tablet goes,
> I am waiting on my Linux Tablet to arrive this week from
> http://pengpod.com/products/pengpod1000 [1](they just had finished their
> fund raising to start the project ).
>> When I get it I will try to
> install a voip client and I will let you know.
>> cheers,
>>
>> On
> 01/21/2013 08:09 PM, Frank Huddleston wrote:
>>> Is anyone running
> Linux on a mobile device? Yes I know: Android is based on Linux, but I
> mean: has anyone put Linux on a Kindle, for example? On an iPhone? What
> are the issues associated with that? I've heard that Ubuntu is going to
> make a version for cell phones, but in the meantime, what's happening
> with Linux or BSD on the mobile platforms like smart phones and tablets.
> Is anyone using a tablet as a phone, for example, with VoIP and a
> wireless connection? Anyone using an older smartphone as a server?
> Loaded Debian on a tablet? What can you tell me? Thanks, Frank
> Huddleston
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