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Old 11-07-2009, 03:26 PM   #1
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Question Linux for iMac G3 333 MHZ


I have an old PowerPC iMac G3 333 MHZ and I would like to have it running soon. It currently has Mac OS 8.6 (really old) running on it and I don't know how to use it. Will Linux XP run on my iMac? If not, which distro will?

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Old 11-08-2009, 09:06 AM   #2
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There's an entire website dedicated to linux distros that run on PPC hardware:

http://penguinppc.org/about/distributions.php

LinuxXP isn't on that list but there are numerous distros that will at least install on it. iMac and later is considered "New World" in the website's terminology.
 
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Old 11-09-2009, 07:07 AM   #3
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Thanks for the link Kilgoretrout.
 
  


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