Questions relating to the use of ARM microchip architecture with Ubuntu

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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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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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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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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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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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Full ubuntu on ARM device (specifically android based)?

Can full Ubuntu run on ARM based devices especially the current high end Android devices? I in particular require complete development environment (GCC, python, mysql etc) assuming there is enough RAM ...
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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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How to resolve SD card boot error “init: Failed to spawn hostname main process: unable to execute: No such file or directory”?

I'm trying to generate a bootable SD card for the Texas instruments am335x starter kit. The am335x is a Cortex-A8 (ARM). bootloader is working: uboot, directly from Texas instruments kernel is ...
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Why does sshpass not work on ARM?

I am trying to use the sshpass command to automate installation of software on remote systems. It was installed using sudo apt-get install sshpass Trying on my PC, using sshpass -e to provide a ...
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Failing to upgrade udev on 12.04 armhf (beagleboard)

I have just tried an usual update+upgrade today on my beagleboard and it fails as below: cprov@beagle-one:/var/lib/dpkg$ sudo apt-get upgrade Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree ...
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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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Ubuntu desktop on ARM (AMlogic) device

Is it or will it be possible to use Ubuntu desktop on my Minix NEO X8 TV Box. It's powered by an amlogic S802 soc.
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How to create Truecrypt volume using zuluCrypt?

I liked to use the GUI zuluCrypt to CREATE truecrypt volumes..I followed the instructions here https://code.google.com/p/zulucrypt/ but when I want to create a encrypted container (create => encrypted ...
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Install crossbuild-essential-armhf on amd64

Right now, while working on my laptop ( amd64 ), i can already compile code thru ssh on a beaglebone ( armhf ). What I'm trying to do now, is being able to use any IDE to debug that code ( ...
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Skipping incompatible error when compiling mysql library using arm-linux-gnueabihf

All problems posted related to mysql library use standard gcc compiler. However, I need to compile a project running on a beaglebone black device. Hence, I am using arm-linux-gnueabihf-gcc instead of ...
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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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List of available ubuntu packages for ARM processors?

Is there a list where I can prefilter architecture:arm and all ported packages appear? Up to now I just searched by trial and error, e.g. entered the name of the package (in packages.ubuntu.com) I am ...
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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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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 ...
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chrome browser packages for armv7a-vfp-neon

I am looking for chromium-codecs-ffmpeg-extra packages(.ipk) for the architecture armv7a-vfp-neon. I was able to find the ipks for armel architecture on the following link: ...
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both 3m and elo touchscreen not working on arm based system running ubuntu 12.04,looking for driver

i have a elo and a 3m touchscreen both connect through usb both no respond when connected to ubuntu 12.04 or 13.10. which i got from http://www.armhf.com/index.php/download/ So my question is. is ...
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IDE for LPC 2148

I am working on AMR-7 i.e. LPC 2148. but I didn't get any IDE for LPC 2148. also I need a software which dowload a developed code to the ARM.
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Shrink Desktop Ubuntu 12.10 armhf

I have just booted Ubuntu on the Mele a1000g and the desktop is slightly to large for my flatscreen tv. You can't really see the toolbar at the bottom except for a sliver of it. I have no idea what I ...
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Samsung ARM Chomebook no sound in dual os with Crouton

I found this fix https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/pulseaudio/+bug/1246587 but i don't know how to mount the chrome os, anyone have fix for me? running ubuntu 12.04 with utilty
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Node.js application is not working ARM Ubuntu

I use a Samsung ARM Chromebook as a dev machine, and as a result Node.js is absolutely essential. In the past I've had no issues with it whatsoever. However, due to unfortunate circumstances I was ...
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System freeze when under moderate network activity - 12.04 ARM system

I have an ARM system that runs Ubuntu 12.04, more specifically the Kayla development kit from SECO. My problem is that the system freezes when I send ethernet data to the system in the amount >60 ...
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Problem with upstart sessions: unable to granpt:Exec format error

I have a very specific problem. I have installed an arm ubuntu 13.10 on chromebook with original chromebooks linux kernel. And I got the strange errors in ~/.xsession-errors which prevents me to ...