[arch-ports] G5?

mc mianka at skynet.be
Sat Jun 28 06:16:38 EDT 2008


Op Monday 23 June 2008 09:25:04 schreef Steven DuBois:
> I installed Arch on my x86 Desktop and my macbook and i love it. I
> attempted to install Debian on my G5 PowerMac but had no luck (yaboot
> problems). What I would like to know is how well does Arch work on a G5,
> does anyone here use it on a regular basis, and what are the challenges to
> installing it. Eventually, I would like to stop using OS X.
>
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Arch PPC is 32 bit only, so it does NOT work on a G5.I have Debian running on 
an Imac G5 and it installed without the slightest problem (it is a Debian 
only machine).
There have been more posts, with possible solutions, on this topic so a search 
for G5 or Apple 64 bit in the forum could help. 




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