Are you also one of those willing to
install Linux on your Android device? If your answer is yes then you must check
out this article now. Android devices are powered by a modified Linux kernel
that is very restrictive. But still, it is possible to run Linux on Android
phones and tablets as well. With the help of some applications like userland it
becomes easier to install a full Linux distribution on the Android device. The
best part about this application is that you do not even need to root the
device. Additionally, the risk of breaking for voiding the warranty will not be
to install Linux on Android device?
If you are willing to run Ubuntu you on your
Android device with the help of usual and then here are the steps you need to
- First of all visit the Google
play store and download and install the user land.
- Launch the application and then
hit on the Ubuntu tab.
- In the next step, you need to
hit on the OK option available on the popup and then press the allow tab to
grant the app permissions.
- On the next screen you will be
required to enter the username, password and the VNC password for the Ubuntu
- Hit on the continue tab.
- Again select VNC and then it on
the continue tab. Depending upon the speed of your connection, the usual and
will download all the necessary entities of the open two session.
- Within seconds, you will be
redirected to the Google play store. Download VNC and then hit on the install
tab and then press the back button on your device. You will be redirected to
the userland. If you are asked to grant the permission then it is important for
you to hit on the allow tab.
- On the next screen, you will
see the sessions tab given at bottom. Select it and hit on the plus sign given
on the top right corner of the page.
- Name the session Ubuntu, from
the drop down menu of file system select apps: Ubuntu, and select SSH for the
Service Type. Tap Save
- Hit on sessions and then select
Ubuntu to launch the Linux session.
By following the above given instructions,
you can easily install and run Linux on your Android devices.
can I use Linux on Android?
It is important for you to know that how
you can use the Linux on Android. The desktop environment will be opened with
the Ubuntu session and then you will be able to zoom in by using your fingers. Then
you can open the applications just by pressing the start menu given in the
bottom left corner of the page. With the help of the command terminal you can
also install the new Linux programs.
If you want to close the desktop
environment and return to the Android then you need to tap anywhere on the
screen and then hit on the three vertical dots given. Thereafter you need to
select the disconnect option given in the menu list.