Re: Linux and MacOS-9
On Fri, Jan 14, 2000, Matt Knopp <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>Just incase no one has mentioned it previously; there is apparently
>about the MacOS9 "Disk Driver" that prevents any of the ppc-linuxes from
>being able to see hda/hdb. Its trivially fixed by booting on a 8.6 cd and
>installing just the 8.6 disk driver.
Or update BootX to version 1.2b3
>I'm sorta curious why the ppc linuxes depend on the macos driver? Is it a
>OS level driver, or is it really installing software at a lower level?
MacOS leaves the disk in sleep mode, Linux won't detect them in this
case. The latest BootX will reset the disks to revive them.