Re: d-i manual: 3 "jessie" remain in current guide
On Tue, Apr 18, 2017 at 12:21:01AM +0200, Samuel Thibault wrote:
>Steve McIntyre, on dim. 09 avril 2017 01:53:01 +0100, wrote:
>> On Sat, Apr 08, 2017 at 05:39:20PM -0700, Vagrant Cascadian wrote:
>> >So, unless it's implemented outside of the device-tree, or I'm
>> >misreading that, I'd say it's safe to say it's still disabled.
>> On the Mustang, you need to be using the firmware-provided
>> DTB. Assuming a sane, recent UEFI firmware things USB boot should work
>> just fine. I got it working for the first Jessie point release too,
>> after doing a temporary build in
>> http://cdimage.debian.org/cdimage/unofficial/arm64-mustang/ .
>> I've not tested a stretch installation directly on a Mustang
>> lately. The machine I used for the jessie testing has since been
>> repurposed as a buildd. I'll see if I can access to test another.
>Did you manage to have a look?
I've just (now!) got access to a mustang and happily booted the
stretch installer. The installer found USB, loaded udebs, modules,
etc. All working fine, at least to that point. I couldn't test a
*complete* installation on this machine, but I'd fully expect the rest
of the process to work.
Steve McIntyre, Cambridge, UK. email@example.com
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