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  1. Re: Ubuntu and old Socket A hardware compatibility?

    On Ubuntu, It's reasonable with 11.10, hangs up with 12.04. That systems experience with Ubuntu 11.10 has been easier for web browsing and proper screen resolution than Windows 98 an XP were. But...
  2. Re: Ubuntu and old Socket A hardware compatibility?

    Thankyou, I will look into that,

    I notice this though, "13.04 32 bit ISO require your CPU to have Physical Address Extensions, or PAE. "PAE is provided by Intel Pentium Pro and above CPUs,...
  3. Sticky: Re: Where to download Ubuntu for PowerPC and other frequently asked questions

    Nice to see there may be hope for an old Mac I have, it's a G4 but with an aftermarket graphics card. May have to revisit that if I get this current project stable.
  4. Ubuntu and old Socket A hardware compatibility?

    Hi all,

    Last time I played with Ubuntu for some time was Hardy Heron. Which I gave up due to compatibility issues with PowerPC on old MAC's. A while back I had a short play on another set up with...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Bootable Ubuntu CD for a Mac G4 dual?

    Hi,

    I have both Desktop and alternative discs of both Hardy and Gutsy. I take it you mean use the alternative disc?

    If so only Gutsy gives me the option of graphics resolution, but fails to...
  6. Sticky: Re: Where to download Ubuntu for PowerPC and other frequently asked questions

    So after looking at the above links I am none the wiser, I take it the second link is implying that one cannot run Linux Ubuntu on a Powermac G4?

    I myself seem to get as far as loading it, use...
  7. Sticky: Re: Where to download Ubuntu for PowerPC and other frequently asked questions

    Hi Zopiac,

    Did you get Ubuntu running in the end?

    Regarding the above downloads, after having tried both Hardy and Gutsy, desktop and alternative I have to say I am rather disappointed to find...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Bootable Ubuntu CD for a Mac G4 dual?

    I have tried 7.10 and 8.04 both desktop and alternative with no luck, it either keeps freezing with 8.04, and 7.10 displays h_disp too large?

    Any ideas?
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    [ubuntu] Re: Bootable Ubuntu CD for a Mac G4 dual?

    Hi

    I have burned the disc, and it seems to go well up until session user appears on the top bar and the internet convention appears with an exclamation.

    The system seems to crash at that...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Bootable Ubuntu CD for a Mac G4 dual?

    Hi again,

    And what program do I use within my PC to create a bootable CD for the PowerMac from the download? (I have downloaded "ubuntu-8.04.1-desktop-powerpc.iso" and need to turn it into a disc...
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    [ubuntu] Bootable Ubuntu CD for a Mac G4 dual?

    Hi all,

    Where can I get a download which I can burn on my PC to make a bootable disc for a PowerMac G4 AGP Dual Processor which has an ancient Apple OS on it?

    Cheers,
    Steve
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    [ubuntu] Re: No Cube or Screenshots?

    Sorry I meant Screenlets and have that sorted as it was under System not Applications.

    What I have not managed is getting the Cube theme onto the screen? I have seen screen shots of the Cube as a...
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    [ubuntu] No Cube or Screenshots?

    Hi,

    Having followed the guides for the Cube and to get screenshots I find they do nothing, well apart from having four screens to switch from in the lower right corner?

    Nothing via screenshots...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Firefox 3 Youtube Workaround

    I am also having problems with FireFox closing when trying to play videos on You Tube?

    :confused:
  15. [ubuntu] Re: New user of Ubuntu having teething problems!

    Went through those processes, now FireFox crashes/closes every so often when clicking on a music video in You Tube, though I do get sound?

    Still not getting DVD replay with the default Movie Maker...
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    [ubuntu] Re: No Sound In FireFox 3rc2

    Same problem here, no sound with internet, having tried all the above apart from Adobe Flash 10 beta? Where do I get that?
  17. [ubuntu] New user of Ubuntu having teething problems!

    Hello all.

    New user of Ubuntu and having a few teething problems...

    Firstly no sound on internet such as you tube videos? Any ideas?

    Secondly I have tried installing codecs to allow DVD...
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