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Bringing (GNU) Linux to your Android device

Bringing back an old project

Its been a while now since this project has had any activity, times change people move one to other things and life gets in the way. I have said this in the past and really hoped to bring this project back, however the past few years really did… well prevent that. I, for quite some …

A new year

As we come to the end of 2017 I can see just how much people are still longing for a device that allows them to have an actual usable Linux GNU environment on their phone. So with that I annouce that I am blowing the dust off this (Sadly) long left project. For far to …

Why do we use Adverts?

Its a question that comes up fairly often, why do we have adverts on the website? Why do we have adverts in the new v3 app? Why is there the option to buy a ‘donation key’? ISN’T LINUX MEANT TO BE FREE?!?!?! The simple answer to all these questions is development costs, we need to run …

Complete Linux Installer v3 Public Beta

Our v3 of the app has now hit public beta, this will be open to everyone as a download to install as a normal update on the play store. It should now be very stable, far more stable than the old v2.8 version which is why we have released it as a full update even …

Versions 3.0 Alpha 4 released!

The last Alpha release is now being uploaded to the play store, bringing us one stop closer to a stable v3! This releases change log: Added Setting icon in launcher Fixed bug where file picker gave full URI not the path Install guide page now active If you have not yet already signed up for …

Forum now live

The new forum for our project is now live! Registration is now open, feel free to sign up and start contributing, if you have any questions this is the perfect place to answer them. We will also be using the forum to tract feature requests, bugs and any other issues users might have. Go sign …

Version 3.0 Alpha 3 Released!

The newest Alpha release is now being uploaded to the play store, bringing us one stop closer to a stable v3! This releases change log: Auto install now shows a toast, an exciting new feature coming in 3.1! New File Picker Dialog making use of NoNonsense-FilePicker Launcher now working, rebuilt from the past code. If …

Become a tester!

The new V3 of our Complete linux installer app has already hit the first Alpha release, with the second one just round the corner. If you want a look at the next step for the App, get the latests, cutting edge updates to our software make sure to head over and sign up as a …

New Website!

We are happy to announce the renovations of our website, as well as an additional address to find us at! The website is now accessible via linuxonandroid.org AND linuxonandroid.com. Please be sure to visit us at either one! We will also be opening wiki.linuxonandroid.com and forum.linuxonandroid.org, and are looking forward to presenting a detailed Wiki …