Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Apple

+ - Linux Is A Lemon On The Retina MacBook Pro->

Submitted by Anonymous Coward
An anonymous reader writes "It turns out that Linux doesn't work too well on the Apple Retina MacBook Pro. Among the problems are needing special boot parameters to simply boot the Linux kernel, graphics drivers not working, no hybrid graphics support, WiFi requiring special firmware, Thunderbolt is troublesome, GNOME/Unity/KDE not being optimized for retina displays, and other snafus, including 20% greater power consumption with Linux over OS X. According to Michael Larabel, it will likely not be until early next year when most of the problems are ironed out for a clean "out of the box" Linux experience on the Retina MacBook Pro."
Link to Original Source
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Linux Is A Lemon On The Retina MacBook Pro

Comments Filter:

Little known fact about Middle Earth: The Hobbits had a very sophisticated computer network! It was a Tolkien Ring...

Working...