Re: iMac kernel?
On Mon, Nov 15, 1999 at 09:12:18PM -0900, Ethan Benson wrote:
> On 15/11/99 David Welton wrote:
> >Looking for a kernel image to netboot an iMac with...
> i don't think there is one, iMac (and any colored mac) OF requires a
> header in the elf note section, without which OF will barf, the
> NetBSD kernel is OF bootable so all it really would take is figuring
> out what the note needs to have and add one to a linux kernel...
Interesting... Well, then, I *still* need a kernel to try. Does
anyone have a standard config for an iMac with a recent kernel?
> anyone want to add ext2fs support to poof (Prisoner Of OpenFirmware)
> ? it will apparently boot linux kernels from OF but only if they
> are on a OF readable partition, yuk...
I don't mind using an HFS partition or something, just as long as
there is no MacOS on it.
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