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Ubuntu on a Chip: ARMv7 Devices to Get Full Ubuntu Desktops

Nov 13, 2008, 19:03 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Kristin Shoemaker)

[ Thanks to Sakshi Garg for this link. ]

"The ARM version of Ubuntu is scheduled for release in April 2009, and though netbooks seem the most obvious target for this architecture, a proportionally small number of netbooks use these processors at the moment. Other types of mobile devices, embedded systems, and internet appliances use this architecture as well (the ARM Cortex-A8 and Cortex-A9 processors are mentioned specifically as supported chips), and it will be interesting to see how a traditionally 'desktop-oriented' distribution works with them."

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