with Ubuntu, Windows, OSMC, Risc OS, Gentoo and FreeBSD (not to mention Raspberry Pi OS), Raspberry Pi 4 The operating system that is bubbling and competing with your Micro SD card.This week’s list may add one more, found It’s free System 76 ports Popularity! _OS For equipment.
The smell of the Raspberry Pi port can be traced back to Twitter, System76’s chief engineer and Pop!_OS maintainer Jeremy Soller recently Posted a photo The 64-bit operating system is clearly running on the Raspberry Pi 400.More convincingly, he also Shared a link Go to a repository full of Pop!_OS packages for ARM devices.
For those who are not familiar yet, Pop!_OS is a free and open source operating system based on Ubuntu with a custom Gnome desktop called COSMIC. It is maintained by System76, a computer manufacturer operating in Denver, Colorado that sells laptops, desktops, and servers, all of which have Pop!_OS or Ubuntu installed. It can be said that they are very keen on Linux there.
Pop!_OS is known for supporting AMD and Nvidia GPU No extra patching, it automatically tiles the desktop and fills your display with application windows. You can also use a tabbed, web browser-like appearance, and a complete set of keyboard shortcuts for moving windows.It has a 7.5% share of all Steam installations on Linux, according to Steam hardware survey.
No timetable has been announced yet, and there is no other news about this matter. The latest version of Pop!_OS is based on Ubuntu 21.04. We know that it runs very well on the Pi, but there is a new version, 21.10 Impish Indri, which will expire on October 14. The repository linked by Soller mentions Impish in its directory path, so we can see something in a few weeks.