Re: Mac project?
"Sven Luther" wrote
On Mon, Feb 06, 2006 at 03:42:54PM -0700, Jason Schaller wrote:
Any chance that you guys will be porting Debian to the new Mac
Core Duo processors (assuming the current PowerPC version won't run on
Well, they are no powerpc macs, so i guess having debian running on them
probably similar to running debian on any random x86 box, with the added
hurdle that you will find some closed hardware and maybe hostility from
Windows Vista is belived to run on them, so the new macs are already
supported by GNU/Linux.
(If that seems strange remember that GNU/Linux supports virtually everything
Also note that hostility from Apple is unlikely. Apple has already said they
will do nothing to prevent installing Windows
on these PCs. (Yes, finally you can call a Mac a PC. w00t!) Apple really
won't oppose GNU/Linux either.
Apple is mainly only concerned with people runing OS X on non Apple