Running Nix on Android: when the low-hanging fruit is also the ripest one
2019-10-26, 11:35–11:40, Open Space

There are billions of Android devices out there, and millions of them have found their home in pockets of Linux enthusiasts. And it turns out that for those who want to use familiar software on the go, we already have nixpkgs, compiled and ready to use.

I will briefly touch on the way the other distributions approach this, outline the technical "challenges" of running Nix on Android (spoiler: there aren't many) and present my ongoing efforts on the subject.

See also: Slides for Nix-on-Droid talk