"You can, and it's actually called 'homebrew,' which is one of
those words that always sounds like a neologism (a newly coined
word) but in fact originated in the mid-nineteenth-century, meaning
'an alcoholic beverage made at home.' Go beer, then, and what's
more, go who'd-a-thunk-it hacks that let you for-real load Linux
and 'embrace your inner penguin' on an unassuming white box half
the size of a toaster..."