Bug#382129: daily wont boot on OldWorld PowerPC Mac
kernel and initrd from latest daily refuses to boot on OldWorld beige
Hardware used is
PowerMac G3 (Gossamer)
this is an OldWorld powerpc Macintosh
Boot loader used is
MacOS-9.2 with the BootX extension.
Kernel version used is
2.6.16-2-powerpc (Debian 2.6.16-17) (firstname.lastname@example.org)...
taken directly from the businesscard daily install CD
The boot process gets only a small ways in and freezes
The screen contains about half a screen worth of kernel startup
messages starting with
Total Memory = 384MB; using 1024kB for hash table (at cff00000)
Linux version 2.6.16-2-powerpc (Debian 2.6.16-17)
(email@example.com) (gcc version...
#1 Sat Jul 15 17:39:41 CEST 2006
and so on... ending with
GMT Delta read from XPRAM: 60 minutes, DST: on
time_init: decrementer frequency = 16.708016 MHz
time_init: processor frequency = 200.690000 MHz
then it hangs.
I can provide more details if necessary, but obviously, there are no