What is Crouton? Crouton stands for Chromium OS Universal Chroot Environment. It allows you to run full Ubuntu on top of Chrome OS. Unlike dual booting, you can easily switch between Ubuntu and Chrome OS with a keyboard shortcut, no reboots necessary.
Have an old computer or netbook just laying around? Why not refresh it? If you’ve ever wanted to try Linux now is your chance! There are many different advantages to installing Linux on an old computer. Many distributions of Linux are generally lightweight operating system that are free and open source.