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Linux-Watch: Introducing the Triple Boot Mac

Apr 22, 2006, 05:00 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)

[ Thanks to An Anonymous Reader for this link. ]

"It was only a matter of time. First, Linux hacker, Edgar 'Gimli' Hucek, got Gentoo Linux running on a Mactel system, an iMac Core Duo.

"Then, as Windows hackers, spurred on by a cash reward from Colin Nederkoorn of Houston, had just completed their efforts to get the far more troublesome Windows XP to run on Intel-powered Macs, Apple took the wind out of their sails by releasing a public beta of Boot Camp--software that allows Intel-processor Macs, such as the iMac and Mac Mini desktops and MacBook Pro notebook, to boot either Mac OS X or Windows XP.

"You know what's coming next, right...?"

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