Disclaimer - this is your vehicle you are messing with. If you are not comfortable with potentially permanently damaging the head unit, stop here.
Now for the good stuff.
Credit where credit is due: this method relies on the recent "dirtycow" ...
Files located at the bottom of the post.
Ubuntu runs fairly nice on the GTab. Find a video below to see it boot. Performance is not as smooth as Android, but I've already narrowed down some kernel tweaks to speed it up.
Wow.... really great news. But seems like really complicated. Hopefully soon there will be a much more simple way to get it done. Fingers crossed
To you and others concerned about complexity:
Would it be beneficial to have a script (Linux sc...
I'll update the main post as well, but I've attached scripts that I hope will serve to make the entire process a bit easier. That said, be careful, use these at your own risk, etc.
Extract zip file to some folder then open up a command prompt ...
Started a new thread with the guide & scripts here if anyone else is interested:
I'm a heavy Linux user, so forgive that the main script (rootme.s...