Installing Linux on the Acer Chromebook R11

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Requirements

1. Enable Developer Mode

2. Disable Write-Protect Mode

3. Flash Firmware

cd; curl -LO https://mrchromebox.tech/firmware-util.sh && sudo bash firmware-util.sh

4. Download GalliumOS

curl -o galliumos.iso https://galliumos.org/releases/3.1/galliumos-3.1-braswell.iso
sudo dd bs=1M if=galliumos.iso of=/dev/sda ; sync

5. Install GalliumOS

That's it.

You've successfully installed Linux on your Chromebook.

For a more in-depth guide on installing GalliumOS, visit the GalliumOS wiki:

GalliumOS wiki

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