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Old 01-31-2006, 08:12 PM   #1
auke1
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anyone install on mac?


i know i posted another thread about this a few days ago, but now that i have the .iso on a DVD and it's ready to be installed, my mac won't start installing it, and there aren't any instructions included that will tell me how to do so. ive tried everything i know of on the mac. any help anyone could give would be great. thanks!
 
Old 01-31-2006, 08:22 PM   #2
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uh oh...think i might have a problem. i was checking the file name and it says "mandriva- linux-powerpack...i586.iso", so basically it will only work on AMD/Intel chips and not PPC like for my mac, right? or is there a way to make it still work?
 
Old 01-31-2006, 09:01 PM   #3
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No, you need to get the one that says PPC.
 
  


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