This website has information about the Reptilian operating system distribution. Sorry, no New World Order here, just us ordinary ape-types. :)
Reptilian is a custom OS distribution built by the pairing of the Android and Ubuntu user space environments on top of the Linux kernel. Reptilian is intended for use in computer science degree programs, especially systems-level coursework (such as operating systems courses). It is provided in the form of Open Virtual Appliance (OVA) images.
There are a lot of great educationally-oriented OS distributions out there! Sometimes it is difficult for students to connect coursework to the personal lives and disciplinary goals, and Reptilian aims to fill that gap. Specifically, with Reptilian, we hope to…
Linux is a fantastic target for students. However, typical Linux distributions are built for production environments, not education.
By combining the light-weight Android base with Ubuntu's userspace and tools, Reptilian provides a reasonably lightweight virtual appliance with all of the tools necessary to build and install system software (including the kernel itself).