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Old 02-21-2015, 11:47 AM   #1
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2006 MacBook distro


Hi guys. I have an old 2006 Macbook. Which distro should I clean install on it?
Someone said you can't use macs for linux. Is this correct?
 
Old 02-21-2015, 12:22 PM   #2
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Why not just buy an iPhone? Compared to a 2006 laptop, a 2015 smartphone features superior hardware specs, all-day battery life, and will fit in your pocket.

But if you really want to install Linux on your Intel Macbook, I think it can be done. Here is some good information from the Ubuntu help page, for example: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/MactelSuppor...unityHelpPages

If you use a different distro other than Ubuntu, then try googling "fedora wiki intel mac" or "arch wiki intel mac" for example.

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Old 02-21-2015, 02:57 PM   #3
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Lots of Macs with Linux on them. Just Google linux on mac - have fun.
 
  


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