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Installing the first PowerPC version of Ubuntu!

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SJL
Feb 12, 2024
In this video, we'll install and take a look at the first PowerPC release of Ubuntu! (Throughout the video, I say it is v5.10...It's 5.04)
In this video, we'll install and take a look at the first PowerPC release of Ubuntu! (Throughout the video, I say it is v5.10...It's 5.04)
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SJL (5 days ago) Show Hide
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@ravensergal89 That's cool!!

Yeah...Ubuntu is nice on these old PowerMacs...but nothing really beats OS X on a Mac :P
ravensergal89 (5 days ago) Show Hide
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i remember around 2008 using this on my iMac G3 i remember it was snappy and it was nice having a better web browser and apps then i could get on osx 10.4
SJL (6 days ago) Show Hide
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Oh. Hey, this was featured?

Huh. Wow. I’m really quite surprised.
SJL (1 week ago) Show Hide
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@anonymouse1001 Ha! Funny.
anonymouse1001 (1 week ago) Show Hide
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Bitview Michael MJD goes crazy lol
SJL (1 week ago) Show Hide
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@Spunchbop You have no idea how often I get that. (I still appreciate it though!!)
Spunchbop (1 week ago) Show Hide
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This is like a MichaelMJD video ngl
SJL (1 week ago) Show Hide
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@Andrew12345 Sorry, but I’m afraid I can’t do that.

Windows Vista is a Microsoft operating system ( with an x86 architecture ) and it wouldn’t run on a PowerMac. Especially a G4.

However, I do have a few copies of Windows Vista I could take a look at in a future video!
Andrew12345 (1 week ago) Show Hide
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will you try Windows Vista on that PC?
download link: https://archive.org/download/Windows_Vista_SP2_x86.iso/Windows_Vista_SP2_x86.iso
tomohaze (1 week ago) Show Hide
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loved the vid! i still have the official Ubuntu 5.04 CD bundle, but for x86 and AMD64, never got my hands on a PowerPC version, not that i have any PowerPC machines...^^;

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