Plans for Ubuntu on new Intel Macs?
bryan at osesm.com
Sun Jan 15 17:27:28 UTC 2006
On Thu, 2006-01-12 at 15:41 +0100, Maximilian Gerlach wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> Are there any plans on supporting the new Intel Macs out of the box?
> They are EFI based so Ubuntu has to have at least another boot loader
> (elilo - elilo.sourceforge.net) on the installation CD.
> It should be possible to make Ubuntu work on one of these babies, but
> it should involve some hassle right now (Copy over an existing kernel
> to the EFI partition, get, install and configure the boot loader).
> Are there any plans from the developers to embrace this (more or
> less) new platform?
> If there are any efforts, I'd be happy to contribute as much as I can.
Wow. These Macs aren't even available to the general public until next
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