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Ubuntu Running on Nexus One [Video]

Discussion in 'Android Lounge' started by phandroid, Jul 8, 2010.

  1. phandroid

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    Using a combination of the Google Nexus One, Android, smarts, and AndroidVNC, Max from NexusOneHacks.net took Canonical’s Ubuntu Linux OS and got it up and running for the device. He hasn’t gone into too much detail about how he was able to do it yet, but he did offer up a nice video tutorial showing [...]

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  2. ivanhouston10

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  3. ari-free

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    correct me if I'm mistaken but isn't that just using VNC to remote access an ubuntu desktop and not the same as ubuntu actually installed on the phone?
     
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    Yes. They using VNC, not mean installed Ubuntu into the Nexus One.
     
  5. dntn45

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    He is connecting the VNC to his localhost ie. Ubuntu installed on the phone itself.
     

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