Re: Vmac and Basilisk II
On 11 Aug 2001 14:33:57 -0400, JakeCatfox@aol.com wrote:
> Hi, I'm trying to get Basilisk II or vMac (preferably Basilisk II) running on
> my Debian laptop. However, whenever either one tries to boot from the floppy,
> it just reads the drive for a second, then gives up immediately. vMac never
> recognizes there's a disk, Basilisk II won't run because there's nothing to
> boot from. The ROM is good, I've checked that out. In each one I told the
> program to use /dev/fd0 or made a symlink with the name of its default floppy
> device, linked to /dev/fd0. I even tried compiling in Mac filesystem support
> into my kernel, but to no avail.
What do the docs say about mounting the drives before running the
programs? Do they automount the floppy? Are you running them as root?
Do they have sufficient access to read the floppy? I have no clue about
how these packages work but since nobody else has responded yet...