[Grml] grml and mactel

Johannes Kastl ojkastl at gmx.de
Wed Mar 4 19:46:56 CET 2009

On 3/3/09 5:24 PM Chaitat Piriyastit wrote:
> I have just tried installing Ubuntu 8.10 on /dev/sda3 (next to
> /dev/sda3 that I have grml installed) and it works.  I can boot
> Ubuntu.

So, basically booting Linux on your Mac works.

> I am on hold on the usb installation because I am lacking of knowledge
> about efi.

If it is EFI related. Try to install another Live Linux onto your stick,
and test it. Try to make it a superfloppy (not partitioned), and test then.

But as the stick boots on your PC, I would say EFI...

>   I think BootCamp did something on my GUID Partition Table
> when it created a vfat partition for Windows.

Just in case, have you synced GPT/MBR via rEFIt?

> Anyway, I will concentrate on the harddisk installtion first.

Although that seems to be another issue...

The United States of America is the only empire in history to have gone
from Barbarism directly to Decadence, without any intervening period of
(Oscar Wilde)

-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: signature.asc
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 257 bytes
Desc: OpenPGP digital signature
URL: <http://ml.grml.org/pipermail/grml/attachments/20090304/15b7f669/attachment-0003.pgp>

More information about the Grml mailing list