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Old 04-17-2005, 02:18 PM   #1
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Need help with Linux Pro 9.2 installation on Mac OS X

First off I hope I'm in the right area for this question because it is a question about Linux software but I am also a Newbie to Linux, but if I'm not then sorry. Well I just bought a Mac Mini which came with Mac OS X 10.3.7 already installed and at the same time I bought Suse Linux 9.2 Professional. Well I am trying to install Linux onto the Mac now but I can't get CD 1 or 2 to boot at start up even when I hold "C" and any other shotcut. I also can't get Yast to install nor can I get any boot loader to install. And I don't want the dual boot. Can someone please help me and put me on the right track. Thanks.
Old 04-18-2005, 07:14 AM   #2
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try out yellow dog linux, i dont think suse will work on a ppc machine but i might be wrong. yellow dog is specificly for ppc (mac computers)


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