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Bug#77040: marked as done ([ppc] cannot boot from CD or new system)



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package: boot-floppies
version: 2.2.16
architecture: powerpc
model: apple powerbook 3400
memory: 64
scsi: built in
cd-rom: external scsi will switch to internal ATAPI once installed
network card: built in NIC
pcmcia: none

i have gone through the base install booting from the floppies as i cant
seem to boot from the CDs and once it is installed i can get linux to boot
from the HD i have tried yaboot, quik, and trying to boot through the open
firmware but none of these methods work and i think there might be an
incompatibility with debian and the PB 3400 trying to boot from the HD


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On Thu, Nov 01, 2001 at 07:23:53PM -0700, Chris Tillman wrote:
> I'm trying to get a few old bugs closed, and I wondered if you have tried
> debian again more recently on your PB3400. There have been quite a few
> kernel improvements since 2.2.17 for powerpc, and the boot system has been
> greatly improved. 
> 
> I think this bug can be closed now, can you verify that?
> 

No response, closing.

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