There are only 8 idiots, many of whom have links to their sites. The rest of the donations are less than $100.Winstonp said:who are these idiots throwing down hundreds of dollars?
I could think of nothing worse than having the ability to install one of the worst operating systems I've ever used on my brand new computer.UberMac said:
Who? I've been involved in the efforts to boot Vista and I haven't heard anyone say they've fried their macs because of it.buryyourbrideau said:Yea and a lot of people who have been tinkering with booting into XP have ended up with dead intel macs.
because of the extra space it'll take up, I guess.EHUnlucky7x9@ao said:Why not people just buy a PC and a Mac....don't disgrace the Mac... I thought the saying was "Once you go Mac, you won't go back!" hahah
That bootloader would be GRUB - http://www.gnu.org/software/grub/DrNeroCF said:Okay, I admit it, I know nothing about booting, but someone mentioned a linux boot-thingy, I'm just throwing something else out there...
is there some reason why I cant just use any plain old vanilla x86 Linux distro? (my favourite two being gentoo and ubuntu) i mean, with elilo it should be possible..gekko513 said:When RedHat makes Linux run on the new Intel Macs, vmware should let you run Windows in Linux on a Mac at native speed. I don't think vmware supports 3D acceleration, though.
I don't know. I know that RedHat has made a statement that they will make their distro run on the new Macs. That seems to imply that any old distro won't run. It may be because old distros don't support EFI? Or is elilo an EFI bootloader?janey said:is there some reason why I cant just use any plain old vanilla x86 Linux distro? (my favourite two being gentoo and ubuntu) i mean, with elilo it should be possible..
and yes, already know about vmware, use it on my PCs,
katie ta achoo said:because of the extra space it'll take up, I guess.
I'd rather have one gorgeous machine boot both than one gorgeous machine boot os x and some ugly beige thing booting xp.