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I have a power mac g3 with 400 mb RAM, 80 gb hardrive and I want to install ubuntu server edition 10.04. I've downloaded the correct one and it booted successfully. But when i got to the stage where the isntaller should find the correct disk driver for my harddrive everything went wrong. i need to know what disk driver to choose from the list, the hardrives modelname is: IC35L080AVVA07-0

the ubuntu version that i installd was: http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/ports/releases/10.04/release/

I'm sorry for my bad spelling. //Alvar

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According to wiki.ubuntu.com/PowerPCFAQ only some G3 macs are supported in Ubuntu. Which powermac G3 do you have? –  DerfK Jan 21 '11 at 22:56
I have the blue and white 300 mhz. The hardrive i also used in G4 and G5 so it shouldn't be a problem! –  Alvar Jan 22 '11 at 0:08
My experience has been that Ubuntu does a extremely poor job providing support for ppc hardware. I had much better luck with Debian. –  Zoredache Jan 22 '11 at 2:43
@Allway it's less about the actual hard disk you are using, and more about the disk controller in the G3, which may not be supported. –  Sam Jan 22 '11 at 10:41
So what operaiting system can I install? Does 9.10 work? How do i continue? Well i just want my mac to be a server, so what other linux versions is there? :) –  Alvar Jan 22 '11 at 22:55

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