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What would be a nice guide to do this that you know?

The official guide confuses me since it's not really step-by-step, it just tells you do this but you're left to your own devices to do that. I haven't been able to do it with that.

If possible I would like a guide that tells me how to do it from zero, without requiring to install OSX first, but rather as if it was a brand new hard drive.

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Will you be installing OSX at all on the machine as well, just later - or do you want 100% ARCH? –  nerdwaller Jan 8 '13 at 2:29
    
I want it to be 100% Arch. It's probably gonna stay like that until Apple proves their OSs are actually better than the previous versions. As you can see I'm agains the Lion/Mountain Lion versions. :) –  Greduan Jan 8 '13 at 2:37
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I don't blame you, who wants a mobile OS on their desktop? Not me! Did you go through the "Beginner Guide" or the "Install Guide"? The Install one is pretty rough, however, I found the Beginner's Guide pretty good, with small amounts of supplemented research. –  nerdwaller Jan 8 '13 at 2:45
    
@nerdwaller I didn't actually go through them because I thought you would take special steps to install on a Mac, but do I need to take different instructions for a Mac? I imagine in the setting up section, because of the special drives and all that... Could you confirm? Thanks! –  Greduan Jan 8 '13 at 2:50
    
You should be completely fine following the Beginner Guide, actually. As far as hardware differences, there is really no difference in Macs / PCs as of current. However, you will need to pay attention to the bootloader section. Specifically, you'll want an EFI compatible one. Otherwise, you'll still get the Alsa sound drivers, and whatever video drivers apply (i.e. xf86-video-XXXX). So, all that is to say you should be fine following the Beginner Guide, Arch is great and will teach you a ton about Linux and your system! –  nerdwaller Jan 8 '13 at 2:55

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