Termux-Fedora - install Fedora on your phone with Termux
Termux is an awesome new open source app for Android which provides you with a basic Linux shell. It also has a tiny repository with some packages and one of those packages is
proot which you may remember from my GNURoot tutorial.
GNURoot way of getting Fedora on your unrooted Android phone still works, but this way is much cleaner and we have more control over what’s going on. I’ve been using this for a couple of days and it has been really stable and fast.
Anyway to install Fedora on your unrooted (or rooted) Android phone you have to:
- install Termux from the Play Store or the F-Droid store
- open it and paste this little snippet:
apt update && apt install wget -y && /data/data/com.termux/files/usr/bin/wget https://raw.githubusercontent.com/nmilosev/termux-fedora/master/termux-fedora.sh && sh termux-fedora.sh
and wait. If everything goes well, you can enter Fedora chroot with a...
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