Linux Deploy

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    Linux Deploy

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    This application is open source software for quick and easy installation of the operating system (OS) GNU/Linux on your Android device.

    The application creates a disk image on a flash card, mounts it and installs an OS distribution. Applications of the new system are run in a chroot environment and working together with the Android platform. All changes made on the device are reversible, i.e. the application and components can be removed completely. Installation of a distribution is done by downloading files from official mirrors online over the internet. The application requires superuser rights (ROOT).

    The program supports multi language interface. You can manage the process of installing the OS, and after installation, you can start and stop services of the new system (there is support for running your scripts) through the UI. The installation process is reported as text in the main application window. During the installation, the program will adjust the environment, which includes the base system, SSH server, VNC server and desktop environment. The program interface can also manage SSH and VNC settings.

    Installing a new operating system takes about 30 minutes. The recommended minimum size of a disk image is 1024 MB (with LXDE), and without a GUI - 512 MB. When you install Linux on the flash card with the FAT32 file system, the image size should not exceed 4095 MB! After the initial setup the password for SSH and VNC generated automatically. The password can be changed through "Properties -> User password" or standard OS tools (passwd, vncpasswd).

    Supported distributions: Debian, Ubuntu, Kali Linux, Arch Linux, Fedora, CentOS, Gentoo, Slackware, RootFS (tgz, tbz2, txz)
    Installation type: file, partition, RAM, directory
    Supported file systems: ext2, ext3, ext4
    Supported architectures: ARM, ARM64, x86, x86_64, emulation mode (ARM ~ x86)
    I/O interfaces: CLI, SSH, VNC, X server, framebuffer
    Management interfaces (CLI): Android terminal (or adb), telnet, web browser (web terminal)
    Desktop environment: XTerm, LXDE, Xfce, MATE, other (manual configuration)
    Supported languages: multi language interface

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    This program comes with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY. This is free software, and you are welcome to redistribute it under license GPLv3.

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    A Google user

    by A Google user

    Dec 07, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    very useful to me

    Paradox Nafi

    by Paradox Nafi

    Dec 03, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    This app is great.

    Manab Deka

    by Manab Deka

    Dec 03, 2017  |  "Poor"

    i always get errors while downloading kali linux through this app, plz improve Linux deploy.

    A Google user

    by A Google user

    Dec 02, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    It's good

    A Google user

    by A Google user

    Nov 29, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    Go ahead

    A Google user

    by A Google user

    Nov 29, 2017  |  "Awesome"