Re: PowerPC people please test the new build code
Sven Luther <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Ok, i added some extra udebs, and it built. That said, i get the
> following error :
> cp -f boot/powerpc/floppy-yaboot.conf ./tmp/floppy/cd_image_tree/install/powermac/yaboot.conf
> cp: cannot stat `boot/powerpc/floppy-yaboot.conf': No such file or directory
> make: *** [cd_content] Error 1
Are you sure you checked out my branch?
cvs -d :pserver:email@example.com:/cvs/debian-boot -z3 checkout -rmrvn debian-installer
This looks like your trying to build cdrom images with TYPE=bootfloppy
with the old Makefile.
> But i have yaboot installed, but since i don't use it, i have no
> configuration file, nor any idea of where to find such a thing.
> And which raise a question of the bootloaders for the different
> We currently have :
> oldworld : quik & miboot.
> newworld : yaboot, but plain OF is also possible.
> chrp : yaboot (i think), but plain OF is also possible.
> chrp-rs6k : no idea most people simply use OF it seems.
> prep : no bootx loader.
> chrp-pegasos : no bootloader yet, OF is used.
> How will you handle this ?
Put as many as possible on one CD. If they conflict we have to add
> There is also the matter of building the kernel with builtin initrd, but
> i am working on it, maybe using a kernel-build-udeb package or
> something, containing the minimal stuff needed to add the initrd to the
> Sven Luther