Re: Bug#242019: marked as done (powerpc-pmac-small daily built boot.img broken (Re: base-installer_0.066_powerpc.changes ACCEPTED)
Hi Sven and everybody else,
> Ok, cool, can you please test the floppy image i built at :
> and tell me if it works ? I tested it here on a beige G3 pmac, but it
> rejected the floppy, and since you had bad experience with old dusty
> floppy drives, and bad floppies, you would be the perfect person to try
> it on.
Same results here. Reads the floppy for maybe a second and spits it out. Tried
it with two floppy discs, same result (wrote with dd and cmp to be sure, and
got no errors). After that I wrote the daily build boot.img from 16-april on
these two disks, booted them both and both worked.
So the discs are ok, the contents is not.
I'll happyly test another image ;)
> This is a 2.6.5 kernel though, so the root floppy will probably complain
> about not finding anything, but i want to know if my miboot building was
> ok or not.
> Sven Luther