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How hard is it to install linux on macbooks? My girlfriend has as ancient one that with the combination of age, bloat, planned obsolescence and probably malware/viruses runs like a dinosaur. Specifically manjaro because that is what I know.

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@Alonealastalovedalongthe I know it's possible to install on a MacBook. The only difference between that and any other distro is the choice of packages sitting between you and (the kernel), particularly the choice of desktop environment, so I expect Manjaro would work too. I haven't tried though, my wife won't let me :<