Questions relating to the use of ARM microchip architecture with Ubuntu

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Can a Raspberry Pi run Ubuntu?

I was thinking about buying a Raspberry Pi, and running Ubuntu on it. I have looked around the web, and a lot of stuff says that it's difficult for it to work on ARM processors. Has anyone figured out ...
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libdvdcss2 install-cs.sh not completing on PowerPC Mac (or other achitectures besides x86)

Did an install of Lubuntu 12.04 a few days ago, and managed to get libdvdcss2 installed - all good, then I mucked up the installation because I'm a noob, and could no longer install Libdvdcss2. So, ...
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What's the status of Raspberry Pi support?

Will 12.10's arm edition support raspberry pi? I just bought one and would prefer running Ubuntu over Fedora.
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How to crossbuild apps for ubuntu core with snapcraft

I develop an Ubuntu Core app on a x86 system for an arm target with snapcraft. The snapcraft.yaml contains architectures: [armhf] and snapcraft generated a .armhf.snap file. That seems to be OK. But ...
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Where can I find an ISO of 12.04 for ARM?

All I've found is PXE boot files, but no actual ISO image for the whole distribution. I need an ISO image because I can't get through the firewall to let the machine pull packages directly from the ...
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ADB and Fastboot in Ubuntu on ARM

Is it possible to get ADB and Fastboot for Android working in Ubuntu running on the ARM Samsung Chromebook under crouton? I'm having no luck finding an answer.
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Command Line Install Only

I want to install Ubuntu on a small ARM-based device (TrimSlice) to control a bitcoin mining device, but I have no need for a GUI. I don't want Xorg, I don't want Unity, no Nouveau, none of that. I ...
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Need information regarding Ubuntu for Android

As far as I understand, Ubuntu for Android is not the same as Actual Ubuntu in Desktops. So I am confusing both with each other. Please enlighten me on this. Could Ubuntu on Android run 32bit ...
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What kernels exist for Toshiba's ac100 and where to get them? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Install on Toshiba ac100 I have an ac100 and know that there is the possibility to flash a custom kernel and boot Ubuntu that way. Also, there are several kernel-versions ...
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About This Computer not working on ubuntu-14.04 ARM

I am using the ubuntu-14.04-core-armhf and have installed ubuntu-desktop. On the ubuntu desktop , IF I click "About This Computer" - nothing shows up. After this if I try to click "System Settings" , ...
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Cannot play contents of external DVD drive on ARM-based computer

Pretty much a complete newbie to Ubuntu here, so bear with me! My wife recently bought a netbook which came with Ubuntu 12.04. She only ever uses her computer for watching videos either online or on ...
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Upgrading raring to saucy on arm [duplicate]

do-release-upgrade gets me: W:Failed to fetch http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/dists/saucy/main/binary-armhf/Packages http://ports.ubuntu.com/dists/saucy/ has the right stuff in it. Why doesn't ...
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Running League of Legends on Samsung Chromebook with Ubuntu 12.04.4 ARM

I purchased this Samsung chromebook and installed xfce along with ubuntu 12.04.4. I am completely new to everything linux, and I realize that using "playonlinux" league of legends is able to be played ...