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Re: testing with powermac/oldworld (probs in miboot, debootstrap, kernel)

On Thu, Jun 07, 2001 at 09:20:41PM -0500, Stephen R Marenka wrote:
> > powerpc-utils should still be fixed, that diversion needs to go away.  
> File a bug, I guess (oops, master's down). That doesn't prevent other 
> packages from having conffiles that want replacement does it? 

i did right before master died, and its back now btw.  i think dan
maintains powerpc-utils now but its still showing up as belonging to espy....

> I agree, I just updated it to use what you set in the todo thinking it
> was more elegant than what I had (it was). I didn't think about ofpath 
> failing.


> Feel free to jump on it. Maybe it'd be simpler to write a script and 
> execute it?
> #!/bin/sh
> set -e
> ofdev=`ofpath %s`0, rootdevice 2>&1 | logger -t ofpath
> nvsetenv boot-device $ofdev 2>&1 | logger -t nvsetenv
> What do you think?

um well you can't do the %s thing much in shell scripts ;-)

thats an idea though, export more of this crap into a shell script
like i did with run_yaboot.

Ethan Benson

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