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Macbook pro 2011 and LMDE

Postby aeternal on Sun Apr 17, 2011 8:53 am

In few months I am going to buy a notebook for the university. Due to the special discounts we get, I am probably going to buy a MacBook Pro (the last ones, 2011, with sandy bridge and probably a SSD).
However I would like install Linux Mint on it too. More precisely LMDE.

I saw there is a similar topic on the forum but it got no answers, therefore I would like to ask if it is actually possible to install a "working" LMDE on that notebook or not. (dualboot)

In fact I found only topics about "old" macbook versions, and I don't know if it is possible in the early versions too.

thanks people
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Re: Macbook pro 2011 and LMDE

Postby dawgdoc on Mon Apr 18, 2011 9:37 pm

Check the Mint Community hardware search page, you may find info about the model you are looking at there. I saw a couple of people using LMDE on Apple devices.

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