No XP On Intel Macs, But Vista Is Good To Go

If you've been counting on being able to run Windows on those new Intel-based Macs, Apple's not about to make it easy for you -- at least not if you're attached to Windows XP. According to Apple SVP Phil Schiller, the new Macs announced yesterday (those being the Intel iMac and MacBook Pro) may not be able to run current versions of Windows due to the fact that the computers will boot using the Extensible Firmware Interface (EFI), rather than a traditional BIOS (current Power PC Macs use Open Firmware).
Source: Engadget

Well isn't that a kick in the pants. Best get out those Vista beta discs then. No worries for me however. By the time I buy an Intel Mac, Vista will be out.

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