Questions relating to the use of ARM microchip architecture with Ubuntu

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What is the status of getting flash and chromium for Ubuntu ARM?

I have Ubuntu dual booting on a Samsung ARM Chromebook but have to go back to Chrome OS if I want to watch a flash video or do a Google Hangout. Is there a way to have these capabilities in Ubuntu for ...
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User Mode Linux on ARM

I usually use UML but seems ARM architecture doesn't support it. Can I use UML on ARM? Before this I shared tiny servers with my friends. Now, I bought ARM based server. Anybody knows how to use UML ...
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Fixing sources.list on arm archirecture

I have Linaro Ubuntu installed on ARM device (Zynq Mini-ITX development board). Here is my # lsb_release -a output: Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 12.04.5 LTS Release: ...
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Ubuntu for Android, Ubuntu for Devices, LinuxonAndroid project for Ubuntu on ARMv7 machine?

I've looked around but can't find any solid solutions or help on this topic. I recently ordered a machine with an ARMv7 CPU (Cortex A-9, <= 1.6GHz, quad core). The machine also has a Mali-400 ...
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Problems installing gcc for cross compiling for ARM

I've been trying to install the gcc-arm-linux-fnueabi package, and I've done it a few times by a few different methods but I always seem to be missing the c++ folder in the includes directory. To ...
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How to access the internet on Ubuntu 12.10 armhf

How will I go about connecting to wireless internet with Ubuntu 12.10 armhf? How to install the Chromium browser?
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AppArmor on BeagleBoard Black (and probably other ARMv7 devices)

I've installed Ubuntu onto my BeagleBoard, using the instructions at http://www.elinux.org/BeagleBoardUbuntu . This runs the ARM version of Ubuntu 14.04. This all went to plan and it worked, and I ...
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Mustang dev board Ubuntu installation

We got a Mustang development board (applied micro) and Im trying to install Ubuntu on it based on this page instruction: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/ARM/Server/Install/Mustang I've did everything ...
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OsmocomBB - compile error

I tried to install OsmocomBB on my Ubuntu, I've got gnu-arm-toolchain, but when I'm compiling there is an error: configure: error: in `/home/robert/OsmocomBB/osmocom-bb/src/shared/libosmocore/build- ...
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USB can't read configurations, error -71?

I'm trying to plug a custom development board based on a Beaglebone Black to my Linux PC. The following is the dmesg error I was able to get (running Ubuntu 12.04): [424595.900132] usb 5-2: new ...
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Disable ttymxc0

I am attempting to disable the ttymxc0 screen that automatically logs into root on boot up. Does anyone have any Idea how to do this? I have Ubuntu 12.04 running on an arm system.
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What architectures and bootloaders for tablets is needed to run the Ubuntu Desktop?

Lately you can see all kinds of laptop/tablet/pc hybrids: Laptop convertibles, Tablet PCs, Tablets. Also, they run either ARM, Atom or full Core i3/5/7 processors. Some use GRUB, others use EUFI. I ...
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How to build an ARM (Linaro) image in Ubuntu 13.10?

I am trying to build a Linaro image following this blog: http://fullshovel.wordpress.com/2012/06/18/new-life-into-a-linaro-based-server-image/ (I have also tried to follow the instructions in: ...
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sudo apt-get update error on am335x evm board

I have am335x evm board installed Ubuntu 13.10 from rcn-ee.net. Now I want to install Ubuntu desktop but I’m getting some errors. I’m getting following console output when I type sudo apt-get update ...
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Which version of gtk is compatible with Ubuntu ARM

I am learning GTK+ 3 on my pc which has Ubuntu 13.10 installed. Classes such as ListBox and Stack seem to be unavailable for 13.10 as they are packed in GTK 3.10 which only comes with 14.04. My aim ...
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ubuntu desktop on arm device tablet gt-p3100 galaxy 7

i've read some post about installing ubuntu on arm device, but all refer to the ubuntu touch developer preview; is there any possibilities to install a desktop version "not touch" to my galaxy tab 2 ...
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QT5.0 Cross compile for AM1808

I have a requirement to implement the JSON for file transfer. I found that QJsonDocument is only supported to the QT5.0. So that I am trying to Cross compile the QT5.0 for my processor(AM1808 ARM9). ...
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How can I make the top bar and launcher icons it holds thicker?

If you're trying to use the ubuntu-desktop arm image on a touch device (for example the nexus 7), making the top bar thicker would be a useful user interface tweak. I can already make the unity ...
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PCSC smartcard reader on ARM based ubuntu

I am trying to get an omnikey5321 reader working on Ubuntu 14.04 running on a beaglebone black (arm based processor) - I have Ubuntu running very well with PCSC, it will detect my reader, but would ...
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Booting to console trusty-server-cloudimg-arm64-root.tar.gz

Hi I am using ubuntu rootfs from http://cloud-images.ubuntu.com/trusty/current/trusty-server-cloudimg-arm64-root.tar.gz How to disable plymouth and cloud-init so that I can directly boot to console ...
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ubuntu arm on beaglebone black check for usb devices attached to usb HUB

I have a beaglebone black running ubuntu arm, attached to this I have a usb hub. Now if I attach a new device to this usb hub then it will automatically be recognised as /dev/ttyACM0 however when I ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 for AC100

I have a question: can I (and how) install ubuntu (not lubuntu) 14.04 on AC100 (I have AC-100-10E)? EDIT: To be more specific: I have Ubuntu 12.04 installed, but upgrading to 14.04 crushed. I have ...
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Acer chromebook with Arm cortex A15 cpu?

I'm looking for a destop version for acer 13" chromebook with ARM Cortex-A15 by nvidia Kepler. Does/Will Ubuntu plan to support this ?
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12.04 LTS: Monodevelop having nothing but bugs? (Unity, ARM, Crouton)

Anything related to Mono/MonoDevelop refused to install on my desktop before. So, I decided to reinstall Ubuntu. The first thing I did when I opened it was go to UXTerm and type sudo apt-get install ...
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modprobe ftdi_sio gives error Module ftdi_sio not found

I'm trying to get a usb device to work on my BeagleBoneBlack running ubuntuARM. In order to do this I have to use the ftdi_sio module. However I seem unable to figure out how to install it (sudo ...
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Problems switching to i386 to ARM?

I never owned a ARM processor. What problems may I have when I switch to ARM? I'm worried some feature I use may be dropped or software not working. For the most part I use .NET/monodevelop, some of ...
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Booting Omap3 DevKit8000 stopped at Uncompressing Linux… done, booting the kernel

I'm struggling with installing Linux on DevKit8000 with Omap3. Using these instruction, I installed ubuntu-12.04-preinstalled-desktop-armhf+omap.img on SD Card (with Win32ImageWriter). Then I opened ...
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Can't Get to A login Screen When i logout of Ubuntu

So up to now I haven't been exploring ubuntu to its fullest and now i have started to look at different desktop environments. It says to install the packages and then says logout to the login screen. ...
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Anyone got LibreOffice working on Rikomagic / ARMHF under Ubuntu 12.04?

this is one of those questions where there's so much info online that I can't get my bearings. Need input from someone who's actually dealing with the same issue or similar. I've been off Ubuntu for ...
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On Boot System messages

Is there a way to display what is happening during boot? My system seems to be running very slow on boot now that I have two static Ip's set in the interfaces file. During boot I get stuck at a ...
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Install ubuntu packages offline on Jetson TK1

I have a Nvidia TK1 which does not have access to the internet due to proxy issues which I can't sort out. So, I want to download packages offline and then install them on it. I have not been able to ...
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Installing Unity 14.04 on qemu arm

How do I install Ubuntu desktop 14.04 with Unity in qemu-system-arm virtual environment? Which debs do I have to install and in what sequence? v Or is there an executable which would make all the work ...
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G2/mx2/mx android TV box Ubuntu installation

I have an Android TV Box with a Cortex-A9, dual core, 1GB rom, 8GB ram also called MX TV box or MX2. I'm trying to install Ubuntu, but to install any operating system has to be done through the update ...
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Where can I find the newest version of Chromium browser for ARM?

Does anyone make builds of the Chromium Browser for the ARM architecture? The available version in the repos is version 28 while the newest stable version is v36. I understand there are no offical ...
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Printer Sharing on SAMBA server between windows and linux

am a beginner on samba server and networking. i've installed a printer CANON PIXMA MP230 Series on Windows VISTA , and shared the printer over the network. on my ubuntu pc , am trying to use this ...
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Nvidia drivers not found

After installing cuda when I am trying to run deviceQuery demo I am getting following error. CUDA Device Query (Runtime API) version (CUDART static linking) cudaGetDeviceCount returned 35 CUDA driver ...
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ARM toolchain with Eclipse ARM plugin

i need to program the STMfX boards on my ubuntu PC, can someone address me to a working tutorial explaining the eclipse ARM plugin with the correct toolchain? I've tried many configuration but i ...
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Install i386 program on Samsung Arm Chromebook

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 with Crouton on my Samsung ARM Chromebook for the sole purpose of installing either Foxit PDF or Adobe Reader. Unfortunately, both of these are i386 architecture. Is ...
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Using .apk files on ubuntu

I wanted to know if .apk files xan be reverse compiled to get source code and then be recompiled for x86 platform to make it work on an ubuntu or windows system? Related Question: Can I run Android ...
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Lacking some software and fonts on a fresh installation on an ARM-based Chromebook

I just installed Ubuntu on my ARM-based Samsung Chromebook. It was really easy and I had no problems at all. But when I started it, first I had to manually install Gnome-terminal, Firefox, etc. And it ...
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Install on HP Chromebook 11 without Crouton

Perhaps I missed something, but all over the internets are articles on running Ubuntu on an ARM Chromebook (I have the HP 11) with Crouton. Has anyone installed Ubuntu on an HP 11 Chromebook w/o ...
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Ubuntu and ARM: Why half the packages are missing?

So, I'm on an ARM Chromebook and trying to install nodejs/npm. When I do sudo apt-get install nodejs, I have two dependencies missing: libv8 and libc-ares2. But these packages are availables on the ...
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WiFi Problem on ARM Ubuntu

I'm using Ubuntu 13.10 on an ARM device (an android phone). The ifconfig output shows that the Wireless is recognized as Ethernet (eth0) instead of wlan. So I'm not able to put my device on ...
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Unable to Cross Compile Hello World Device Driver for ARM

I've been trying to build a basic hello world device driver on my Virtual Box installation of Ubuntu 13.10 for a development board running an ARMv5 processor. I know I need to cross compile the ...
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Making CPU online doesn't work (armv71)?

I am trying to turn CPU status to online, but it doesn't seem to work. I run this: echo 1 | sudo tee /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpu0/online Here is what I get when I run lscpu: Architecture: ...
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qemu kernel zImage file problem

im trying the install virtual embedded linux, i installed qemu and i installed kernel like as : $ wget https://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v3.x/linux-3.8.2.tar.bz2 in Kernel file enter these ...
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arm-none-linux path problem

I downloaded this toolchain: arm-2013.11-33-arm-none-linux-gnueabi-i686-pc-linux-gnu.tar.bz2 I extracted here: /cross and changed name as arm-none-linux-gnueabi- after that i saw bin file like as : ...
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ARM Compiling on Ubuntu 12.04

I'm trying at the moment to compile a SDK with menuconfig for an arm processor, which is built on a raspberry pi. I have already configured the .config file, but I have come across these errors: ...
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Loading icc profiles on Ubuntu for PandaBoard [ARM]

I have a PandaBoard on which Ubuntu 12.04 is installed. I am having difficulty loading an .icc profile onto the system to calibrate my monitor. I tried Gnome's color settings and xcalib software but ...
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Having trouble with a touchpad fix for my ARM Chromebook with 12.04 LTS

This: http://retrofatty.blogspot.com/2013/02/chrubuntu-install-and-fixes.html about a quarter of the way down the page, has instructions to apply a fix for the trackpad, but entering the first line ...