Linux builds for PowerPC?
D. D. Brierton
darren at dzr-web.com
Fri Oct 29 17:53:43 UTC 2004
On Fri, 2004-10-29 at 18:33, Adam Boettiger wrote:
> Is Linux Fedora compatible with the PowerPC?
There are builds of Fedora Core for PPC but I don't know how stable they
are. Currently PPC is not an officially supported platform of FC. The
package tree for PPC is here:
I can't seem to find any ISOs you can dowload though.
> I have a G4 Mac Tibook with a 60G drive that I want to dual partition
> OSX with Linux. If Fedora is not PowerPC compatible, what are some other
> builds that are?
Yellow Dog Linux (you'll need to google that) is a port of Fedora Core
to PPC. It seems to be well-regarded. I have recently heard very good
reports of Ubuntu (Debian based distribution) on PPC.
Here is a review of Ubuntu on Mac:
You can download Ubuntu from here:
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