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    Default Best distro for ASUS m50 VC laptop

    Please help me what distro should i successfully install on my Asus M50 VC laptop: Asus M50VC-AS033C

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    Please post your full specs, no links
    HP Pavilion Elite m9250f
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    Hi!

    I also have an Asus F8va

    here are my Specs:

    CPU: Intel Core 2 duo T9400 @2.53
    RAM: 4GB
    Graphics: ATI Mobility Raedon HD3650
    Sound: Realtek HD audio

    Which distro should i use?
    HELP!!

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    Looks nice you should be ok with iPC or iDeneb
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    thanks icchansan!
    ive tried iDeneb v1.4 and it finishes the installation..
    however, it does not boot into the osx and hangs at the apple logo with grey screen...
    any ideas what i might be doing wrong?


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    so these are the specs of my comp could some1 plz recomend a distro i should use i not a complete newbie but not real advanced with the mac osx86 community so any advice or help would be much appreciated ty in advance.


    ASUS M4A785TD-V EVO AM3 AMD 785G HDMI ATX AMD Motherboard
    HIS H487Q1GH Radeon HD 4870 1GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16
    AMD Phenom II X4 955 Black Edition Deneb 3.2GHz
    G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600

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    Hi there,
    Welcome. Since your hardware is fairly recent, there are only two distros with new hardware support, Ideneb 1.6 and Iatkos v7. Take your pick or use both.
    Regards,

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    hey again ty for the quick response however i have tried ipc but when i boot from cd it just keeps rebooting some1 said to try a differnt kernel but not quite sure how to add it to the iso i have downloaded also im not quite sure how to use iatikos the files r not the same as ipc from the ones i have downloaded just see a bunch of boot files so if you or any1 has a guide to install atikos will be more then happy to try it also i have tried ideneb v1.6 10.5.8 lite edition and will only boot using mach_toh.kernel but it gets error that says (unknown sigsegv code 0) again any would be appreiciated im downloading Iatkos v7 right now will let you know how it goes thanx again.
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    ok i tried iatkos v7 with no luck it just keeps rebooting any help?

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    Hi,
    You can use both Iatkos or Ideneb. Boot with options: -x -v busratio=20 cpus=1
    Let us know.
    Regards,


 

 
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