Is true... I got a mac book pro 7,1 the 13.3 inch... why it has an anti-idiot device, that prevents it being killed by falls assisted by power cord stumbling. In the 13.3" class was the cheapest too for a decent processor..
Now the perils of putting linux on it.Just followed the guide
standard refit and diskutil, boot from cdrom/dvd only no luck with the usb.
Got a recent opensuse kde live cd,
I used kde reloaded 4.5.2 64 bit as it already has the kernel patches into it that allows linux to run.
It installed decently... first reboot was the first problem as it will freeze... but do not worry that is ok just wait few minutes and then hard reset it it should start. It seems to be an issue with the last signal that does the hardware reset not ...