For embedded development and testing, lxde is proved to be lightweight and configurable desktop environment. Let’s see how to install a minimal lxde desktop on an ARM emulator setup.
onboard is popular new age virtual keyboard in ubuntu environment. It sometimes won’t work properly in minimal lxde setup. The reason is missing python dependency python-gi-cairo.
So install this package along with onboard :
apt-get install python-gi-cairo onboard