Re: Status of Debian on the PowerMacs?
Martin Schulze <joey@kuolema.Infodrom.North.DE> writes:
> Since the libraries this is difficult. We tried this, I believe these
> trials did cost us at least half of a year - together with endless
> compilations of new and old C libraries, compatibility packages,
> screwing the system etc.
I switched the machine I'm working on for a friend over from RedHat
without too much difficulty once it was pointed out that I needed a
different kernel. Though I didn't really do it "in-place" since I
cannibalized an existing swap partition.
> Try to compile it on your own. If it's not in main but in experimental
> it won't be compiled regularily.
Apt is in main now. Are there known problems? It would definitely be
nice to have my friend start with apt rather than the older methods.
Rob Browning <firstname.lastname@example.org> PGP=E80E0D04F521A094 532B97F5D64E3930