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Hackers Dual-Boot Chrome OS With Ubuntu Linux on CR-48

December 16th, 2010 12:10 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

jbrodkin writes “Google’s Chrome OS makes Web surfing an incredibly pleasant and secure experience, but most of the knocks against it relate to what it can’t do — namely, nearly everything traditional desktop operating systems like Windows, Mac and Linux can. The easiest solution might be dual-booting, allowing users to choose either Chrome OS or a Linux distro at startup. Google’s Chromium project site is now hosting instructions for booting Ubuntu Linux alongside Chrome OS. The process is cumbersome but indicates that dual-booting Chrome OS should be possible — and hopefully a bit simpler — once Google releases commercially available netbooks in mid-2011.”

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