Bug#403084: debian-installer: [powerpc] mini-iso images are non-bootable on powerpc/pmac/chrp
On Thu, Dec 14, 2006 at 03:45:29PM +0100, Sven Luther wrote:
> Since i am going to reinstalll the XServe G5 which went broken last week, i
> investigated why i couldn't boot from CD.
> It happens that the generated mini.iso files (powerpc64/netboot), are broken,
> and are missing the needed magic to make them autoboot. At least on chrp
> boxes. I am nto fully sure, and i will try booting the image from disk, but i
> guess this is the problem. It used to work like a month ago, so i don't know
> what happened here.
Are you sure it used to work with these particular images? To my
knowledge the images built from the d-i tree have never supported CHRP
systems, only those built from debian-cd.
Colin Watson [email@example.com]