Make sure you satisfy all below requirements. If a requirement is not met, your device may not work well on Sailfish x86.

  • x86_64 device that can run Ubuntu 20.04 and graphics card supported by Mesa (intel recommended)
    • A multitouch screen supported by Ubuntu 20.04 is strongly recommended for usability.

  • Linux computer with internet connection

  • Bootable media

  • Knowledge of Linux

Preparing the device

  • It is recommended that a keyboard be attached if there is a detachable keyboard to type GRUB commands (first boot only)

  • Secure Boot must be turned OFF in the BIOS. There are no plans to support Secure Boot at this time, as it requires signing which is paid.