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Re: Amiga bootloader?

On Fri, 27 Jun 2008, Nigel Tamplin wrote:
> Is anyone booting an Amiga directly (not via AmigaOS / amiboot) into Debian
> from the hard disk?
> If so what bootloader are you using?


> I've installed Debian Etch on my A1200's hard disk.  The disk is partitioned
> with a PC BIOS partition table and used entirely for Debian.  Without a
> bootloader I have a rather convoluted boot process :)

Amiga Kickstart cannot boot from a disk with a PC BIOS partition table.
It needs an Amiga RDB-style partition table.



Geert Uytterhoeven -- There's lots of Linux beyond ia32 -- geert@linux-m68k.org

In personal conversations with technical people, I call myself a hacker. But
when I'm talking to journalists I just say "programmer" or something like that.
							    -- Linus Torvalds

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