View Full Version : Vista/Longhorn on Intel

Mar 17, 2006, 11:04 AM
Has anyone tried to install vista yet. Installing vista should be no different than installing XP, but I don't completely understand how this mod works, and why it wouldn't work on the 20" iMac. So.... any luck yet?

Mar 17, 2006, 11:14 AM
I believe it wouldn't work because it is a kernel patch. Obviously, Vista and XP do not use the same kernel, so it wouldn't work.

I could be wrong ?

Mar 17, 2006, 12:08 PM
Vista won't work yet. As time goes on and the CSM improves you'll eventually be able to boot Vista I'm sure.

Mar 17, 2006, 12:58 PM
Lets not forget everybody. This solution is one day old. Give it time and it will give you what you want.

Mar 17, 2006, 02:21 PM
well, this XP patch came out quickly, so i wouldn't be surprised to see vista runinng on these machines no later than summer. Thanks for your replies.