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    What is so good about Pi Hole ?

    Just installed it, loving it so far. Update: The ad blocking at a higher network level, AML-S805X-AC is plugged directly into my router/access point, is nice. Especially when coupled with browser level uBlock Origin plugin/extension for firefox/chrome/chromium, however that is not the real...
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    Installing Linux on an iMac

    This is a bit of a cross post from a more active thread on a different site, but I thought i'd put it here too. TLDR Macfanctld! Install it. Linux Mint 19.2 is running fine on my 2008 iMac 8,1 2GB. So here's a quick summary: -Created Linux Mint installation DVD (I've also had success with...
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    Installing Linux on an iMac

    What version are you running? I had a tough time with Linux Mint 19 (Tara) on my iMac 2008 8,1 2GB 2.66Ghz
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    I have a imac G5,1

    I had the same issue. After reading a ton of guides, mostly about doing it from a Windows based machine, I wasn’t able to get it to boot from a USB drive. I used the workaround of a physical DVD/CD as the Mac boot loader had best compatibility with that. It listed two boot partitions on the...