Replace mac os with Debian

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Replace mac os with Debian

Postby john1934 » 2019-11-17 21:37

Trying to follow install instructions from www.macworld.co.uk/how-to/mac/how-insta ... c-3637265/. Need more detailed instructions about how to download debian and then use Etcher to copy Debian install.ISO file to USB drive.
OS X El Capitan, Imac(24-inch, Early 2009, Processor 3.06 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo. Do not need Mac OS.
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Re: Replace mac os with Debian

Postby stevepusser » 2019-11-17 23:37

Do you rely on wi-fi for a net connection?
Is your Mac's wi-fi card made by Broadcom?

Just check first, because those can present major problems if both answers are yes, and the device needs the "wl" driver, which no Debian ISO includes.
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