SlateKit Linux OS on Nexus 7, Downloading and Installation Instructions Inside

SlateKit is a Linux operating system that can be installed on the Nexus 7 tablet. It is an excellent choice if you wanted to bring the power of Linux on a budget tablet. 

SlateKit Linux OS nexus 7


Nexus 7 “razor” [2013] (WiFi)
Android 4.4.2 (KOT49H)
rooted and adb shell access

Download the image: (146.7 MB)
Unzip files to /data, make sure busybox has executable permission
Start the UI by: ./

SlateKit Base essentially consists:

a minimal Ubuntu root filesystem (Trusty/armhf)
Qt 5.2.1 and Oxide 1.0 (Chromium content API wrapper)
libhybris for hardware accelerated graphics
hwcomposer QPA from Mer project


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