Re: Powerbook G4: Linux does not boot again
Hello again Luca,
On Thu, Oct 30, 2003 at 04:44:49PM +0100, Luca Padovani wrote:
> ok, but still I don't understand how a perfectly working installation
> stopped working suddenly...
so did I ... =8-((
> and BTW, how can I upgrade to a new kernel given that when I boot with the
> old kernel (and init=/bin/sh to get the shell)
> a) I can't access the MACOSX partition
.... but you can boot MacOSX, can't you ;)
I was able to boot in MacOSX. There I put a monolithic compiled kernel
to macosx root-directory (how to boot from macosx and what you need is
explained very well by Matthias Schmidt at
I have a second debian-box, where I could compile the kernel and copied it to MacOSX afterwards to proceed as suggested by Matthias.
I have that kernel somewhere. So if you have no possibility to download and compile I can provide it provided you don't shy a big kernel coming by email compiled by anybody ... ;)
> b) I can't access the network
> I guess I'd have to burn a bootable CD... provided I'm able to access the
I had no success with bootable cd - probably because of the 'aged' kernel, probably it wouldn't have worked anyway ?-/
Feeling with you ....