GV-21 -> Rooting / Installing Linux | Past, Present, and Future models | Android Mini Pc Forums

Share

Please consider registering
guest

Log In Register Members

Register | Lost password?
Advanced Search

— Forum Scope —




— Match —





— Forum Options —





Minimum search word length is 3 characters - maximum search word length is 84 characters

Topic RSS
GV-21 -> Rooting / Installing Linux
February 1, 2013
7:58 am
mflores

New Member
Forum Posts: 1
Member Since:
February 1, 2013
Offline

Hello,

I'm sorry if this has been posted already or a solution has been found but Google has offered me no solution.

I am trying to install Linux / Ubuntu to the GV-21 Mini PC (seen http://www.dhgate.com/mini-pc-.....c20ee.html) through the MicroSD card slot. I have had no success in reaching the bootloader screen in order to even try to boot from the MicroSD card slot. The GV-21 comes with Android installed so I tried to root it but have had no success with rooting it. I've tried directions using SuperOneClick and other methods on the internet with no success. So I have not been able to access the bootloader screen in any way. I've also checked to see if I could boot from a bootable USB but again can not reach the bootloader screen and Android is started immediately.

Does anyone know how I can run Linux on the GV-21? Maybe directions to Root it and access the bootloader screen? Any suggestions? Thanks.

Share
April 2, 2013
12:45 am
Melanie

Member
Forum Posts: 22
Member Since:
April 2, 2013
Offline

I spent $63 on a MK808 along with a RC12 a few weeks ago on marcmart.com. As far, it is the cheapest and best Android Google TV box I can serched online. I would like to recommand to anyone as it charges no shipping cost! Good product!
http://www.marcmart.com/hd-pla.....layer.html

Share
Forum Timezone: America/Los_Angeles

Most Users Ever Online: 56

Currently Online:
3 Guest(s)

Currently Browsing this Page:
1 Guest(s)

Top Posters:

bla0000: 45

audiobore: 35

ITrepairPro: 24

Melanie: 22

ruksack: 21

espressox: 20

SuicidalChef611: 19

motorcyclemikie: 19

Eric: 18

guardzero: 16

Member Stats:

Guest Posters: 9

Members: 4685

Moderators: 2

Admins: 1

Forum Stats:

Groups: 3

Forums: 21

Topics: 462

Posts: 1484

Newest Members: redtony, benyig, camle, MeLE Keith, Geekson, Jackier, jebr25, DOS76, homenet, berndbausch

Moderators: jesjhoward: 47, norcal618: 18

Administrators: Max Powers: 172