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Is it possible to install and run Ubuntu on a MacBook?

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To find out boot from a live CD. –  Takkat Feb 5 '11 at 9:31
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Some of my friends use Ubuntu on MacBooks. No problems AFAICT. –  ulidtko Feb 5 '11 at 9:54

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Yes! I am in fact typing this from a MBP 7.1 (where everything except for bluetooth works) :-)

There are comprehensive instructions on the help wiki.

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Yes! And it's getting better! Yesterday I downloaded an optimized official version for the Mac of Natty Alpha1. The page doesn't exists now, but I think Canonical is going to do the same for the Alpha2! :)

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Yes, even now the Precise Pangolin adds more hardware compatibility. the link:

http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/daily-live/current/

worth a spin, mate^^.

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