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25 May

Ubuntu

So, I finally had the time to make my 2007 MacBook (2.2) Pro useful again by installing Ubuntu 11.04 on to it.

My vision for the MBP is that it will become a development/coding machine…portable and geeky 🙂

How did I do it?  Well, I first killed off the OSX (10.4 I think it was) and repartition the whole disc.  I had a lot of junk on there so I thought of it as a clean sweep.  I re-installed OSX and then installed rEFIt that would help me dual-boot and install via the Ubuntu Live disc.

The process of install Ubuntu was quite straight forward and without issue.  Ubuntu appears to work straight outta the box.

Ubuntu 11.04 on MacBook Pro (2.2)

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