Linked by Eugenia Loli on Fri 14th Feb 2003 03:57 UTC, submitted by ladislav
Mandriva, Mandrake, Lycoris "For the last few weeks I have been reporting on the development cycle of Mandrake 9.1. Then, the presence of an ISO image for Mandrake PPC 9.1 Beta 1 piqued my curiosity, and some days later two ISO images for Mandrake PPC 9.1 Beta 2 were made available on the various mandrake mirrors. Among my obsol... err, I mean, my old computers, I have a 350 MHz iMac which hasn't seen much use for the last 8 months. So without any extraordinary expectations, I decided to attempt the installation of this different flavour of Mandrake Linux. I was in for a few good surprises..." Read the article at DistroWatch.
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re: she can't
by Brad on Fri 14th Feb 2003 06:57 UTC

Eugenia, my thoughts were simply why oh why would anyone want to run linux on a mac, if it can run OSX it would make no sence. Like you said if you wanted to do something with linux just do it on an x86.

The idea of linux on a new mac makes me cringe. It's like buying a new Aston Martin and painting it orange and camo, putting hubcaps on it and replacing the engine with a small block chevy v8.