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Trouble installing Ubuntu 12.10 on Macbook Pro [duplicate]

i converted the ISO file into a IMG image. Made the Bootable Drive, restart and choose to boot from drive. When it boots from the drive, I get secure boot not enabled. Then I get try Ubuntu and ...
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Trying to install 13.04 or 12.04 or 12.10 on macbook pro 2010 with 17" display

I had no problems with the installation, following the instructions on the wiki. Afterwards I got a huge problem though. I am currently seeking advice how to proceed. I get the background color of ...
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WiFi not working on MacBook Pro running 12.10

I've seen many other posts like this and found one other where the problem was resolved, but the terminal commands given were for a different pcid than mine. I ran several commands including: sudo ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 Macbook Pro 7.1 freezing after install [duplicate]

I've just gut a MacBook Pro 7.1 and wanted to install Ubuntu 12.10 on it. The installation itself works flawlessly, although the menu bar is missing during installation?! Nevertheless, the install ...
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macbook pro 7,1 won't shut down without holding power button - 12.10

Using the 64 bit desktop version of Ubuntu 12.10, macbook pro 7,1 won't shutdown or reboot, it will only go to a blank screen and then hang there forever until the power button is held down for 3 ...
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How do I install ubuntu 12.10 on my new macbook pro retina?

I have tried installing Ubuntu 12.10 on my MBP retina, but it just will not work properly. I have tried a few different guides, but it seems that none of them have worked. I have tried setting the ...
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help with wifi on a Macbook Pro 4,1

I've installed Ubuntu 12.10 on my Macbook Pro 4,1, following these steps (MacBookPro_Penryn:Installing the Broadcom Wireless Driver on help.ubuntu.com) to get the wifi working, but while the System ...
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Right Click on Macbook 7.1 (Ubuntu 12.10)?

There's two things I love: Ubuntu and my Macbook. Unfortunately the right click (= click with two fingers) is just a real pain. Is there a way to have my right click in the right bottom corner of my ...
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Brightness controls don't work on Macbook - Stuck on high (Nvidia GeForce 9400M)

I am using a Macbook (Aluminum Late 2008 version) and dual booting ubuntu 12.10 After installation the keyboard controls for volume and brightness worked perfectly,but a few days later the brightness ...
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Installing 12.10 on Macbook Pro Retina with rEFIt

I have tried many attempts to install 12.10 on my Mac Retina following this guide but it boots just once and after I installed Nvidia drivers it doesn't boot any further. I need some help.
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Ubuntu 12.10 on Macbook Pro 5,5 (Wifi Issue)

I know this question gets asked almost every day with a different Macbook version, but I can't seem to find anything definitive for a Summer '09 MBP (5,5). I installed Ubuntu 12.10 and wifi won't ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 and Macbook Air 1,1 - no sound (speakers + microphone) - headphone OK

I ran lspci | grep Audio and got: 00:1b.0 Audio device: Intel Corporation 82801H (ICH8 Family) HD Audio Controller (rev 03) I've searched the forums and added the following line to alsa.conf # ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 Wireless on Macbook Pro late 2011 No Internet Access

Is there a way I can download all the dependencies of b43-fwcutter_011-1_i386.deb and broadcom-wl-5.100.138 that I download from Mac OS X to use with Ubuntu. The late 2011 MBP doesn't have a ethernet ...
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Install 12.10 on Macbook 6,1

I want to install Ubuntu 12.10 besides MacOSX 10.6 on my Macbook 6,1. I found some instructions like here: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/MacBook/TripleBoot But these are pretty old and I'm not ...
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How to fix a Broadcom 43224 (rev. 01) in ubuntu 12.10, running on a macbook pro 6,2?

I've googled for 3 days so far, with no success, so I'll be straightforward: How do you get it to work? this is the output for lspci -v: 03:00.0 Network controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM43224 ...
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xcalib doesn't take effect until after I suspend

I'm running xcalib to fix my colour profile in Ubuntu 12.10 xfce running on a macbook pro 13". When I run xcalib nothing happens. If I then suspend and wake the laptop then the colour profile is ...
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Macbook Pro late 2011 screen brightness issue

The keys to set the screen brightness work properly but everytime I reboot, the screen brightness is reverted to 100%, which is very annoying. I've already tried to add the following lines to ...
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Help with Macbook and 12.10

What is the latest version of Ubuntu I can run with working Wifi on my Macbook 4,1(early 2008)? I dual booted my Mac OSX Lion alongside 12.10 but can't figure how to get the wireless to work. Ergo, I ...
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Ubuntu on a MacBook displaying to a Samsung monitor

I'm running Ubuntu 12.10 on a Macbook 7,1, and I'm trying to display to a Samsung (model: LS23PTNSF/ZA I think (can't really read it)) monitor. I plugged it in, and I read on the Mactel support page ...
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Macbook Pro 5.5 brightness settings work, are remembered, but are not used on startup

This question's similar to various others in the forum where users' brightness settings either don't work or are not remembered: Brightness controls doesn't work on a MacBook Pro 5.5 (ubuntu ...
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MacBook Pro 5.5 compatibility issues with 12.10

I'm trying to figure out how the compatibility for the MacBook Pro 5.5 is now, with the new release of Ubuntu 12.10. I have tried several times with the previous 12.?? releases, and it always seemed ...
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Upgrading Ubuntu 12.04 to 12.10 beta on Macbook Pro [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I upgrade to the development release (aka. Ubuntu+1)? I want to upgrade my Ubuntu 12.04 installation to 12.10 on my Macbook Pro. Is there anything I have to take ...