Re: stack overflow during install on iBook
Aaron Pierce wrote:
> I'm just making the move to debian on all of my i386 machines that run
> Linux, so I thought I'd take a stab on my iBook as well. Here's what
> I've done:
> Grab the files from the debian mirror, including BootX 1.2.2, ramdisk.image,
> etc. Boot to the install via BootX (which works fine), and partition so
> that I keep my existing HFS partition (~2GB) and add hda9 and hda10 as
> Linux and Linux Swap. This all works great, and so I thought I was on
> my way.
> Then I hit a kernel stack overflow that just snapped the machine off.
I've had the same problem, trying to install Potato. But I have been
unable to see anything more precise than "Kernel panic", followd by my
iBook going down. Using LinuxPPC 2.2.15pre3 kernel ,I have been able to
install base system.