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Re: G5 doesn´t like UBUNTU 6.10?

On Tue, Mar 06, 2007 at 12:13:37AM +0100, Pedro Silva wrote:
> Hi there!
> I am having trouble installing Ubuntu 6.10 on my G5 (specs below)
> I am using the live CD that I used on my Pbook G4 and without any  
> problems. Just works and install swiftly..
> On the other hand the G5 doesn´t  even boot the live CD, therefore  
> impossible to install it.
> Again, Pbook Ti G4 works fine, rock solid.

 This sounds like the same problem as in the previous thread
("Netinstall grief on iMac G5") - you can't boot a modern 32-bit
kernel on a G5.  So, select the appropriate kernel on the command
line, and please don't complain here if ubuntu still has issues with
recent G5s.

das eine Mal als Tragödie, das andere Mal als Farce

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