Linked by Eugenia Loli on Wed 11th Jan 2006 18:06 UTC
Apple "Today Apple announced the MacBook Pro. It has quite a few changes compared to the previous PowerBook. For one, it uses an Intel Core Duo (formally known as Yonah) chip. This is a dual core processor and no, unlike what Steve Jobs stated, this does not have two processors. This will help a lot with responsiveness. I've been dreaming of a dual core laptop for quite a while. However, the realization of my dream coupled with the changes seen makes me cry", writes Unsanity. UPDATE: Windows XP won't run on the new Intel Macs because of EFI. Vista is supposed to work though.
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RE: Linux/BSD
by UnderScore on Thu 12th Jan 2006 17:22 UTC in reply to "Linux/BSD"
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I don't know about the *BSDs but yes Linux supports booting from EFI. Here at work I have an HP dual itanium2 machine that boots from EFI both Windows 2003 Server ia64 and RedHat RHEL AS 3.0 ia64.

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