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Install F16 on a mac

asked 2011-12-16 09:09:13 +0000

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What is the best way to install F16 on a mac? More specifically, an 2011 iMac?

EDIT: Not to run in a VM, but I could dual/tripleboot. I do not really care for MacOS, but it would be nice to run windows sometimes.

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answered 2011-12-19 15:31:35 +0000

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It looks like they have a guide to get triple booting going on Lifehacker. Obviously, instead of installing Ubuntu, just install Fedora when it tells you to start the Linux install.

http://lifehacker.com/5531037/how-to-triple+boot-your-mac-with-windows-and-linux-no-boot-camp-required

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answered 2011-12-21 14:38:39 +0000

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Installing from a live CD should work, although you will most probably encounter two bugs:

It is described in detailed steps what you need to do to fix these problems here: http://forums.fedoraforum.org/showthread.php?t=272643

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answered 2011-12-16 20:25:37 +0000

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Are you installing over top of OSX or dual booting alongside it? Or would a VM work better for you? It's really just what works best for your situation. I know several people that use VirtualBox to run Linux on top of OSX and are happy with it.

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