Do you have an old PowerPC (PPC) G4 or G5 Mac collecting dust in your house? Breathe life back into your old Mac by installing Ubuntu, a popular distro of Linux, for free! Just follow the instructions below:

    1. Click here to download Ubuntu 12.04 for PPC

 

    1. Burn the .iso to a CD

       

 

    1. Insert CD into the PPC Mac

 

  1. Reboot and follow onscreen instructions

After you’ve installed Ubuntu, your PPC Mac will run like a modern computer.