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linux and xorg on galaxy mini

Discussion in 'Android Apps & Games' started by einsteniano, Aug 20, 2012.

  1. einsteniano

    einsteniano Member
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    Hi,
    i have succesfully used the linux installer app https://play.google.com/store/apps/...sMSwxLDEsImNvbS5nYWxvdWxhLkxpbnV4SW5zdGFsbCJd
    on my galaxy mini (android version 2.3.4) to install debian squeeze. I can't run x server, no success so far.. I can post the xorg.conf file and Xorg.0.log file if required. Have someone succeded in such a task? I suspect, the failure has been due the poor hardware available on this phone.(600 mhz arm processor and 279 mb of memory)

    Thanks in advance for the replies.
     

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  2. Crashdamage

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    You're probably right, you need more hardware horsepower.
     
  3. einsteniano

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  4. Crashdamage

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    You can repartition the internal memory (storage) for more system space, but of course you can do nothing about RAM. That's likely the biggest limitation.
     
  5. einsteniano

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    In the guide seems that the ram is more then the "physical", after applying the suggestions therein. Look at this screenshot : http://dl.dropbox.com/u/40706818/Gladiatore/gestione_english.png

    The phone is a samsung mini and seems to has much more memory without physical changes.

    astonished..

    emm storage..not ram..sorry
     

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