LinuxQuestions.org
Register a domain and help support LQ
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > LinuxQuestions.org > Linux - News > Syndicated Linux News
User Name
Password
Syndicated Linux News This forum is for the discussion of Syndicated Linux News stories.

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 02-25-2013, 12:00 PM   #1
LXer
LXer NewsBot
 
Registered: Dec 2005
Posts: 74,541

Rep: Reputation: 87
LXer: Booting desktop Linux on the Chromebook Pixel


Published at LXer:

Bill Richardson, a software engineer for Google, has detailed how to boot a conventional Linux distribution on the company's new Chromebook Pixel. Google released the Chromebook Pixel last week – the device costs £1,049, has a 13" touchscreen with a resolution of 2560×1700 pixels, a 1.8GHz Core i5 CPU, 4GB RAM and 32GB (64GB for the LTE version) of internal SSD storage. Where previous Chromebooks only supported booting Google's ChromeOS directly, the Pixel has an added option to support a third-party bootloader which enables it to be relatively easily modified to boot stock Linux desktop distributions.

Read More...
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
LXer: Chromebook Pixel: Wow! LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 02-22-2013 09:11 PM
LXer: Google Pushes Linux Support For Chromebook Pixel LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 02-22-2013 12:20 PM
LXer: Booting A Modern Linux Desktop In Just ~200MB LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 12-26-2012 07:30 PM
LXer: How to install your favorite Linux distribution on a Series 3 Chromebook LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 11-20-2012 12:50 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:36 PM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration