Dual booting on a Powerbook

John dingo at coco2.arach.net.au
Sat Sep 18 12:28:05 UTC 2004


Jeff Waugh wrote:

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>>I have Airport Extreme (Broadcom I suspect, but others might know better),
>>and Gigabit ethernet. If neither of those work, Ubuntu isn't going to fly.
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>Neither are supported by Linux, because the vendor does not supply specs or
>PowerPC binary modules.
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>>Unless MacOnLinux can supply those.
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>It's just a virtualisation layer under the existing OS, so it won't. (But
>it's totally cool stuff.)
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As I feared.

It's not my PB (belongs to employer); if I buy a notebook of my own it 
probably won't be a Mac.






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