A Linux USB Loader with EFI Support [Mac Only]

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http://www.ubuntuvibes.com – SevenBits has written a new Mac Linux USB Loader tool that allows you to take an ISO of a Linux distribution and make it boot using EFI on Mac. It requires a single USB drive formatted as FAT with at least 2 GB free space. He says: Macs require booting via EFI, which for all intents and purposes is horrible on the Linux platform. The only real way to boot Linux via EFI is unfortunately by hacks: GRUB 2, the rudimentary and ubiquitous Linux boot loader used on practically every installation, has working but poor EFI support, and other software like ELILO is not mu (HowTos)