About a month ago I was lucky enough to score one of those $99.00 touchpads. I seen the explosion on the internet the night before and got up nice and early and headed to our local Staples where a line had already formed.
Essentially I purchased this tablet with the sole intent of porting it over to android honeycomb whenever the instructions and forums came out. To help pass the time waiting for the android port I’ve decided to throw Ubuntu on the unit, just to see how well it works. Don’t get me wrong, HP’s webOS is not that bad and I’m really enjoying my experience with it, but I find the built in browser is lacking somewhat. So I thought I would give Ubuntu port a try and see what Chrome was like. There is a lot of information out there, below is really just a compilation of information that I found, and the steps that I took to make this work….