Max over at GalaxyTabHacks.com runs through installing Ubuntu on a Galaxy 10.1 alongside Android OS (Honeycomb) in this step-by-step video.

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  • http://twitter.com/kagetsuki0 影月

    Sweet! More!

  • http://twitter.com/kagetsuki0 影月

    Sweet! More!

  • Douglas Rottier

    I ran the instructions as pre your video but here is what I get the ubuntu will no bootMicrosoft Windows [Version 6.1.7601]Copyright (c) 2009 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.C:Windowssystem32>cdadbC:adb>adb shellshell@android:/ $ cd /sdcardcd /sdcardshell@android:/sdcard $ lslsAlarmsAndroidDCIMDownloadLazyListMoviesMusicNotificationsPicturesPodcastsRingtonesVideofactory.widgets.skinspulsesamsungappsubuntushell@android:/sdcard $ cd ubuntucd ubuntushell@android:/sdcard/ubuntu $ sh ubuntu.shsh ubuntu.shmount: Operation not permittedubuntu.sh[2]: modprobe: not foundubuntu.sh[4]: clear: not foundrm failed for -f, No such file or directoryrm failed for -f, No such file or directoryrm failed for -f, No such file or directoryrm failed for -f, No such file or directoryrm failed for -f, No such file or directorymkdir failed for /data/local/mnt, File existsubuntu.sh[14]: clear: not foundrm failed for /system/bin/fsrw, Read-only file systemrm failed for /system/bin/bootubuntu, Read-only file systemrm failed for /system/bin/unionfs, Read-only file systemrm failed for /system/bin/mountonly, Read-only file systemubuntu.sh[20]: cp: not foundubuntu.sh[21]: cp: not foundubuntu.sh[22]: cp: not foundubuntu.sh[23]: cp: not foundUnable to chmod bootubuntu: Operation not permittedUnable to chmod adb: Read-only file systemubuntu.sh[36]: clear: not foundUbuntu Chroot Bootloader v0.1Ubuntu Bootloader is now installed!This process does NOT damage Android OS!Original Installer by Charan SinghModified for Ubuntu Chroot by Max Lee at AndroLinux.com ,G2Hacks.com and NexusOneHacks.netTo enter the Ubuntu Linux console just type ‘bootubuntu’shell@android:/sdcard/ubuntu $ bootubuntubootubuntu/system/bin/sh: bootubuntu: not found127|shell@android:/sdcard/ubuntu $