(Part 3/3) Clean Installing Linux on the Acer C720P/C720 Chromebook – A Complete Guide

Part 3/3: Post Installation Phase
< Part 1/3 – Introduction | Part 2/3 – Installation >
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This final post will guide you through my post-installation tweaks for Lubuntu 14.04/14.10.

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(Part 2/3) Clean Installing Linux on the Acer C720P/C720 Chromebook – A Complete Guide

Part 2/3: Backup and Installation Part 2 will guide you through backup up local data on your chromebook, enabling developer mode, flashing your BIOS (optional) and then booting from USB to install Linux. Recall your equipment from the previous post (USB-drive A, USB-drive B, USB mouse) and let’s get rolling.

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(Part 1/3) Clean Installing Linux on the Acer C720P/C720 Chromebook – A Complete Guide

Required Time: c.a. 3 hours
Yields: 1 Very Manly Acer C720(P) Machine running Linux

C720P running Lubuntu 14.04 with The plank "Docky"Part 1/3: Introduction and Preparation

Preamble: Given the wild popularity of Chromebooks available on the market today, there is a significant interest in installing Linux on these machines to greatly improve their functionality. There are many, many resources which have become available for you to install Linux on chromebooks. However, I wanted to share my approach to clean-installing Linux on the C720/C720P chromebook in the best way that I can.

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