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Re: New per subarch 2.4.22 powerpc kernels, please test.

On Sat, Oct 04, 2003 at 07:01:58PM +0200, Sven Luther wrote:
> On Sat, Oct 04, 2003 at 09:10:59AM -0700, Chris Tillman wrote:
> > On Sat, Oct 04, 2003 at 01:31:55PM +0200, Sven Luther wrote:
> > > Anyway, please test and give feedback, before i upload, so we can have
> > > all these powerpc subarches supported by debian-installer and debian as
> > > of the sarge release.
> > 
> > I verified the powerpc-pmac kernel does boot on oldworld pmac, 
> > using BootX. I needed to un-check the no-video-driver checkbox,
> > as I have noted before with other 2.4 kernels.
> What is this no-video-driver stuff ?

There is a checkbox in BootX labeled 'No Video Driver'. This
causes append="video=ofonly" to be added to the boot parameters.

For the 2.4 kernels, at least on my box, I need _not_ to have 
that boot parameter, where for the 2.2 kernels I did.

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