Re: Dead modem, and other newbie install gripes
> > > One last question: is there an ssh package? If not I'll just build it,
> > > but a package would be helpful.
> > For apt-get in /etc/apt/sources.list
> > deb http://nonus.debian.org/debian-non-US unstable/non-US main contrib non-free
> > deb-src http://nonus.debian.org/debian-non-US unstable/non-US main contrib non-free
> > (ftp is also possible).
> > apt-get update
> > apt-get install ssh
> Thanks very much, got it successfully (though for others wishing to use it, it depends
> on perl-5.004, so it can't be used with newer perl5-dependent packages).
Thats the old version, sorry, the new and correct one isn't yet in the archive (it is
in the non-user-accessable Incoming on the nonus site).
Depends: libgmp2 (>= 2.0.2-1.2), libc6 (>= 2.1), libgmp2, libpam0g, zlib1g (>= 1:1.1.3), libpam-cracklib, libpam-modules, perl5
> Update on the X problem: I set $FRAMEBUFFER to /dev/fb1 (unsupported MacPicasso 540
> via offb), and Xfb started just fine! (Well, 640x480 with the jacked-up colormap.)
> This tells me that /bin/hostname is not causing my Xfb problems.
> Is there something wrong with atyfb in 2.2.10? I get a white screen with the cursor,
> except the cursor only shows up if I move the mouse very fast, and doesn't erase its
> old positions. (Tried setting FRAMEBUFFER to /dev/fb0 to point to atyfb, same
No idea. Geert, Dan ?
> Is there a 2.3.x kernel that runs decently on PPC? I couldn't get 2.3.11 to build.
2.3.6 was the last version i've sucessfully compiled. After that, all are broken.