Is it crazy to buy a MacBook?

Magnus Runesson mr-ubuntu at
Sat Dec 9 22:36:27 UTC 2006

On Sat, 2006-12-09 at 16:16 -0500, bradhamilton wrote:
> > From: Magnus Runesson <mr-ubuntu at>
> > Subject: Is it crazy to buy a MacBook?
> > I am thinking about buying a notebook/laptop and only run Ubuntu on it.
> > One of my choices is a MacBook with Intel Core 2 Duo.
> > ( )
> Just curious - why run Ubuntu on a Mac platform, instead of OS X?
> Is there something you need in Ubuntu, that isn't available/can't be 
> compiled & run on OS X?
> [...]

Quite simple answer, but maybe not so rational. I love Linux, Gnome and
Ubuntu. But if I decide to buy a Mac I will probably at least play
around with OS X too.


Magnus Runesson <mr-ubuntu at>

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