Re: Bug#99185: Problem installing Potato on an Amiga 1200
On Wed, Sep 12, 2001 at 08:27:25PM +0200, peter karlsson wrote:
> > Anyhow, even if you don't want to actually re-install or whatever, you
> > can at least boot with the 3.0.x install system and get far enough
> > (without initializing or anything) just to check to see if it can find
> > your partitions. Should be non-destructive.
> I can't get it to work. My severely limited AmigaOS skills won't get me
> to get the StartInstall script startable (I thought "protect
> StartInstall rwe" would do the trick), but anyway, if I run the command
protect +x? it must be executable, StartInstall _and_ amiboot-5.6 must be
executable. Its working from the potato CDs, most of the time its not
working when you unpack the amigainstall.tgz, because AmigaOS has a
different idea of flags than unix has.
> listed in the file (the amiboot-5.6 thing), I get error messages:
> kan ej finna objektet (that's: cannot find object)
> CD failed: returncode 20
maybe its not in your path?
Maybe you should ask this on debian-68k? I don't think many amiga users are