MacCentral: Company Offers Macs with Yellow Dog Linux Pre-Installed
Aug 09, 2002, 17:30 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Peter Cohen)
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"Despite improvements in recent versions of Yellow Dog Linux to
make it easier to install on your own Mac Terra Soft Solutions Inc.
announced a plan to make it even easier to get Linux on the Mac.
Now the company--an authorized Apple Value Added Reseller
(VAR)--offers Macs with Yellow Dog Linux pre-installed.
"Terra Soft co-founder and CEO Kai Staats called the effort 'an
important turning point' for his company and part of 'a renewed
relationship' with Apple. Yellow Dog Linux is a popular alternative
to corporate and scientific users looking for a Mac equipped with
Linux for server, workstation or processing cluster
"The systems Terra Soft offers come custom-configured as
standalone units or in clusters and maintain a full Apple warranty.
This new offer takes the hassle out of having to install Linux on a
Mac, which Terra Soft emphasizes 'has greatly improved' with recent