Chromebook apps?

Stephen MacLean smaclean at
Mon Jun 22 15:21:00 EDT 2020

> On Jun 22, 2020, at 3:17 PM, Richard Gaskin via use-livecode <use-livecode at> wrote:
> John McKenzie wrote:
>> Could you not just deploy a Linux desktop Livecode app to a
>> Chromebook? ChromeOS is a Linux distribution, if admittedly a stripped
>> down one, after all.
> Alas, while ChromeOS is based on the Linux kernel, everything above the kernel is different (desktop manager, compositor, UI inputs, etc.).
> And of course the current LC build for Linux is compiled for x86 processors.  Since Frazier left we haven't seen any further development of an ARM-based compile of the LC Linux engine.

Looks like ARM  just became a MUCH bigger issue!

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