Mac Corruption: The Login Loop

At some point in the endless reboots back and forth to different OSes, I found myself again at the Mac OS X login screen. I entered my username and password. It accepted them, the login screen went away and… came back. It did this several times. I rebooted. No...

The First Steps

If you’re setting up Ubuntu on a MacBook Pro like I am, do yourself a favor and read the excellent and thorough documentation at the Ubuntu site. The benefit to installing on such a specific, set of components common to many, many users is that you aren’t...

The Triple Boot

I have to admit that I cheated here. I already had my system using Boot Camp with a Windows Vista installation (which runs great on my MacBook Pro by the way) and I had two great pieces of software from Coriolis Systems- iDefrag and iPartition. By defragmenting my Mac...