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Re: imac install

Ethan wrote:
> not unfortunately, yaboot is more robust and reliable. just create a
> 800K bootstrap partition at the front of your disk to hold it after
> the install, and use my ybin utilites to manage it.  just as easy as
> lilo. (in mac-fdisk use the C command and create the bootstrap
> partition as type Apple_Bootstrap)

Will it work to place this partition after an HFS or HFS+ MacOS
partition?  I haven't yet found a way to keep the MacOS 9 partitioning
tool to from destroying my poor little Apple_Bootstrap.  Perhaps I 
should just consider that tool to be hostile and avoid it?  (Apple's
disk tool, not yaboot :-)

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