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    Ubuntu not showing up in rEFIt

    Hi!

    Using this guide:

    http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1327758

    I managaed to install Ubuntu 9.10 (64bit) on a Macbook 5.2. However, even though the partitions are synchronized Ubuntu...
  2. [ubuntu] Re: Problems using Ubuntu 9.10 live cd on Macbook Pro 5,4

    I realised what the problem was. I had to turn off the computer, then boot from the CD by pressing alt at start up. I then had to set the acpi=off at the grub menu (by pressing e). Now it is...
  3. [ubuntu] Re: Problems using Ubuntu 9.10 live cd on Macbook Pro 5,4

    g4reth,

    I have the same problem as you describe (only I intend to install Ubuntu). I have been wanting to install linux on my Macbook 5.2 since I got it, but all the live-CDs I have tried froze...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Macbook unable to boot from live-CD?

    Anyone that knows if there is a way to disable acpi before booting from the live-cd? Or any other work arounds to this boot problem?
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    [ubuntu] Re: Macbook unable to boot from live-CD?

    Tom,

    I was hoping I would be able to try this:

    "Booting the kernel from the (Live)CD has to be changed. Or else you get a black screen and does nothing at all after 2 seconds of kernel boot....
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    [ubuntu] Macbook unable to boot from live-CD?

    Hi!

    I have encountered a problem while trying to dual boot Ubuntu on a Macbook 5.2. I followed online instructions and installed rEFIt, partitioned using Boot Camp, but when I boot from the...
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