View Full Version : [PPC] got Ubuntu 10.10 in the mail, does it work for

October 22nd, 2010, 11:37 PM
Ok so i have received the Ubuntu 10.10 cd in the mail

does the cd work for PowerPC Macs?

Mac OS X 10.4.11
700 MHz PowerPC G4
512 RAM


If the answer is yes, then how do i launch it?

I tried holding "c" when i restarted and it didnt do anything. it actually messed up some settings.

October 23rd, 2010, 12:28 AM
No. You'll need an earlier version. PowerPC was an officially supported architecture for Ubuntu between versions 4.10 and 6.10.

October 23rd, 2010, 08:30 AM
You can still install 10.10 as long as it is a PPC version. Don't expect a smooth ride.