Ubuntu on Mac OSX

Bob Stia rnr at sanctum.com
Sat Feb 20 02:09:15 UTC 2010

On Friday 19 February 2010 04:23:52 Chris Jones wrote:
> Hi,
> > Sooo....the question is can I install Ubuntu onto that machine?
> yes. Try sticking "ubuntu macbook" into google ...
OK, but thought I'd ask the experts first.

> or better yet
> > network the laptop to my/her desktop Suse 11.0 or Ubuntu (multiple boot)
> > via something like ssh?
> Ubuntu and OSX can certainly be connected via a network, I do it all the
> time, but you need to be a bit more specific as to what you want. i.e.
Basically I just wanted to know that I could. Thinking I could just leave the 
Macbook alone and let my wife use her own full desktop on the desktop 

>   - Just logging at the command line via ssh
>   - Full desktop sharing (vnc and alike)
>   - Shared filesystems (NFS, etc.)
> All the above work, but are quite different things so you need to say
> more on what you want to happen.
Thanks for replying Chris. This was jsut a preliminary inquiry to be able to 
figure out my options.

Bob S

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