Linux on the iPad isn't a reality yet, at least not like on a desktop platform. With hardware becoming more and more powerful every year, obsolete iPads (according to Apple) should be allowed to continue to serve a purpose. Obsolete iPads could be affordable personal computers and useful for project builds. We believe Linux is the key to bring new life to these devices.
The Linux shell on iPadOS
Run virtual machines on iOS & iPadOS
Linux Compatibility Container for iPad
Linux and Android on iPhone 7
checkra1n / PongoOS
Semi-tethered jailbreak to all, based on the ‘checkm8’ bootrom exploit.
Linux Apple Resources
Guide to building and booting Linux on iDevices w/ custom Linux kernel by SoMainline
Touch-optimized and pre-configured Alpine Linux
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