Android Kitchen needs Java; you’ll find it in the ‘Ubuntu Software Center’. Installing Android Kitchen
Android Kitchen needs Java; you’ll find it in the ‘Ubuntu Software Center’.
Launch your Linux browser and head over to Android Kitchen on GitHub to download the latest version of the ROM Kitchen (at the time of writing this was version 0.224). Click on the zip icon and download it Android Kitchen on GitHub Installing Android Kitchen
Running the kitchen If you’re using Xubuntu right-click the ‘kitchen’ folder in the Thunar file manager and select ‘Open Terminal Here’. This is a quick way to launch a Terminal screen that automatically opens in the ‘kitchen’ folder.
The Android Kitchen menu: everything you need to customise a ROM.
Finding ROMs Before we can start cooking ROMs we need a ROM to start with. If you have a Samsung phone Sammobile is about the best place to grab stock ROMs.Sammobile
The sample ROM file we’re using as it was downloaded is ‘i9100xwlsh_i9100opslsb_ops.zip’. Finding ROMs
Copy that file to your /home/ /downloads/ folder. Finding ROMs
Most Samsung ROMs come as ZIP files with a ‘.TAR.MD5′ archive inside. Use the Thunar file manager to rename the file and drop the ‘.MD5′ extension so it just becomes a TAR file.
Finding ROMs Grab this file and copy it to the Kitchen’s ‘original_update’ subfolder.
Head back to the Terminal with the Kitchen app running and select ‘Option 1′ – we need to create a working folder for our customised ROM. Use the default working folder option provided and press the Enter key to continue. Android Kitchen should then show your ROM file in its list of ‘Available ROMs’. Finding ROMs
Select the ROM number and press Enter. Android Kitchen will begin expanding the ROM into the working folder ready for us to start customising. Finding ROMs
When it’s done you’ll have the option to see an information panel about the ROM including whether it already has root access and other useful extras.
SuperSU o superusuario? When you’re ready to add root access to your ROM press ‘2’ on the main menu.
As soon as you do you have to decide which superuser app you want installed. Superuser is essentially an app that allows you to control how other apps interact with your root access. SuperSU o superusuario?
BusyBox Another option you can add to your ROM is BusyBox.