Alexander David Frick

Chromium OS/Chromium/Linux/FOSS/Windows/Computer/Legacy OS/Legacy Systems/Windows XP/Windows NT/Legacy Software Nerd!!!

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  • Alexander David Frick commented,

    Joel R. Walter Northern I've gotten shell access as well as disabling verity on ChromeOS Flex. You can follow this guide for shell access. > https://www.reddit.com/r/chromeos/comments/stl9fq/enable...

  • Alexander David Frick commented,

    Joel R. Thorium can be found at https://github.com/Alex313031/Thorium  Latest ChromiumOS release has some more extra packages, and has kernel 5.10, and has the Iris graphics driver from Mesa. It sh...

  • Alexander David Frick commented,

    andreas.gaffke If you can make changes to /boot, that means your rootfs is read/write, which means you disabled verity. Verity works across either all or none of the partitions. So when you use sud...

  • Alexander David Frick commented,

    Bidwell Ely SpacePiggy I actually did that of my own accord because I knew that them disabling dev mode was either a grub thing or a line in /etc/chrome_dev.conf. I got it to work in dev mode too. ...

  • Alexander David Frick commented,

    Ugh. All this saddens me. When Google acquired neverware they said that basically nothing will change. But I had a hunch that sometime down the line, I didn't know when, google was gonna swallow it...

  • Alexander David Frick commented,

    SpacePiggy Sandy bridge is 2nd gen core. Haswell is 4th gen. So only 1st gen core and core 2 duo are unsupported. Anything older than core 2 duo would be unsupported anyway because of SSE3 limitati...

  • Alexander David Frick commented,

    SpacePiggy I run my ChromiumOS builds on a haswell system. Why would it not work because its haswell? Joel R. Bidwell Ely Guzman SpacePiggy I make a chromium fork for linux, windows, and macos call...

  • Alexander David Frick commented,

    Ilya G Why was dev mode, shell, and disable_verity removed in the first place. I know disable_verity is your custom script, but dev mode and shell access are built straight into vanilla chromiumos ...

  • Alexander David Frick commented,

    SpacePiggy My Chromiumos builds have much of what cloudready has, although its missing widevine, google drive, and nouveau. It has codecs, sync, firmware, drivers, extra packages, kernel 5.4. Im wo...

  • Alexander David Frick created a post,

    Cloudready 98 and changes.

    I'm quite worried about changes to Cloudready as a tinkerer and ChromiumOS developer. As per https://cloudreadykb.neverware.com/s/article/upcoming-changes Shell access, and verity are going to be d...