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Is there anyway for Ubuntu to run on a Samsung Smart TV? At least on a USB? I personally don't like the smart hub that much and would like to watch cable and browse Ubuntu on my TV.

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Unfortunately there is no way to install and run Ubuntu on a Samsung Smart TV.

What we can do however is to attach a small dedicated Ubuntu computer with an HDMI interface to the TV. This could be any box ranging from a tiny Raspberry Pi box to a full blown media PC.

In our home we built an own Ubuntu PC based on a cheap mini-ITX board with integrated CPU/GPU. This box is more than suitable for occasional browsing but is mostly used for audio and video streaming of media stored on our Ubuntu desktop in the same network.

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It is possible to gain root access with SamyGo widget through hole in Skype client. When you do this, it's no problem to install Ubuntu Core.

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it is possible to run Linux for ARM with a sd card or usb in some system :

https://forum.armbian.com/forum/24-tv-boxes/

(image to download in the sticky threads)

hard reset your box/tv to reboot in linux.

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