Re: [linux-392] Best Linux distro for PPC

From: Matthew J.
Sent on: Friday, February 8, 2008 11:19 PM
Thanks for the link Dan. I love the console linux work, I've seen a
couple of PS2 clusters as well.

On Feb 8,[masked]:09 PM, Dan <[address removed]> wrote:
> I've used yellow dog on a G4 ibook as well. I had an easy time
> installing and ran trouble free.
>
> For all linux on ppc see: http://www.pengui...­
>
> Slightly unrelated, check out yellow dog on a sony ps3
> http://www.terras...­
>
>
> On Fri,[masked] at 22:31 -0500, Matthew Jording wrote:
> > I installed yellow dog on a G4 a year or so ago... kinda an outdated
> > distro. I know fedora and ubuntu both have ppc versions I haven't
> > heard the best results from ubuntu on a macbook
> >
> > On Feb 8,[masked]:02 PM, Jon Stanley <[address removed]> wrote:
> > > On Feb 8,[masked]:20 PM, Matthew Jording <[address removed]> wrote:
> > > > I am about to install linux on an old macbook and ship it out to family.
> > > >
> > > > Does anyone have a favorite distro for the PPC?
> > >
> > > <plug>
> > > Fedora
> > > </plug>
> > >
> > > Seriously, there's Fedora, Yellow Dog, and that's all that I can think
> > > of off the top of my head :).  I'm sure there's more.  I think that
> > > CentOS has a PPC build too, but probably not good for a desktop, since
> > > it is CentOS :).  (nothing against CentOS on a server, I use that and
> > > love it).
> > >
> > >
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