Re: powerpc cd images
On Wed, Jun 14, 2000 at 03:09:47PM +0100, Philip Hands wrote:
> Daniel Jacobowitz <email@example.com> writes:
> > I've had a report that the powerpc CD images don't boot. I'm looking into
> > it, but before I do - is hfsutils installed on the build machine? I suppose
> > it might not error out if they weren't, and the result would certainly not
> > boot.
> You guessed it. hfsutils was not on open. It is now.
> I suppose I'll have to rebuild the CDs for powerpc.
> Does this also affect m68k?
I think nobody bothered yet to implement hfs stuff for m68k/macs, Michael?
But I guess we'd like to have some improvements with the CDs as we discussed
yesterday, Nick checked in a few things, I think. Not sure if dmesg is
allready there, it might be the best to add it to the m68k-specials in the
boot-floppies. Do we have time for another bf build? I might be able to
upload it tomorrow (with the same version number, evil, evil).
Also Michael proposed to put amiga|atariinstall archives (tgz instead of
lha) into the boot-floppies, which would eat another 9MB on the CDs. This
would have to be accounted for in the cd scripts. Also in some readme I read
that you need lha to build m68k CDs, this is no longer true, since we
dropped lha support completely. But I am becoming more and more off-topic