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Bug#291163: [powerpc][20050117] Flawless install on Dual G5 Apple PowerMac7,3



Package: installation-reports

This is purely for the record - no problems to report on a
straightforward installation. Until this daily build one thing or the
other always broke ;-)


INSTALL REPORT

Debian-installer-version: Netinst daily build 20050117
uname -a:  Linux test 2.6.8-power4 #1 Sat Jan 8 18:52:26 CET 2005 ppc GNU/Linux
Date: Jan 18 1230 PST
Method: Boot of CD with install-power4 kernel

Machine: Dual Apple G5 PowerMac7,3
Processor: 970FX 2Ghz
Memory: 512MB
Root Device: 160G SATA Drive, /dev/sda (In d-i i think /dev/discs/disc0)
  Boot partition at /dev/sda2 (800k)
  Swap partition at /dev/sda3 (1G)
  Linux on a single test partition at /dev/sda7 (ext3) (4G)
  MacOS X on /dev/sda5 (HFS+)

Base System Installation Checklist:
[O] = OK, [E] = Error (please elaborate below), [ ] = didn't try it

Initial boot worked:    [O]
Configure network HW:   [O]
Config network:         [O]
Detect CD:              [O]
Load installer modules: [O]
Detect hard drives:     [O]
Partition hard drives:  [O]
Create file systems:    [O]
Mount partitions:       [O]
Install base system:    [O]
Install boot loader:    [O]
Reboot:                 [O]

Comments/Problems:

Flawless install! 

d-i chosen single processor power4 kernel reports

processor	: 0
cpu		: PPC970FX
clock		: 2000MHz
revision	: 3.0 (pvr 003c 0300)
bogomips	: 1196.03
machine		: PowerMac7,3
motherboard	: PowerMac7,3 MacRISC4 Power Macintosh 
detected as	: 336 (PowerMac G5)
pmac flags	: 00000000
L2 cache	: 512K unified
memory		: 0MB
pmac-generation	: NewWorld

Installed kernel-image-2.6.8-power4-smp and rebooted

processor	: 0
cpu		: PPC970FX
clock		: 2000MHz
revision	: 3.0 (pvr 003c 0300)
bogomips	: 1331.20

processor	: 1
cpu		: PPC970FX
clock		: 2000MHz
revision	: 3.0 (pvr 003c 0300)
bogomips	: 1331.20

total bogomips	: 2662.40
machine		: PowerMac7,3
motherboard	: PowerMac7,3 MacRISC4 Power Macintosh 
detected as	: 336 (PowerMac G5)
pmac flags	: 00000000
L2 cache	: 512K unified
memory		: 0MB
pmac-generation	: NewWorld

Thermal controls work fine at all times; all fans are quiet :-)



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