[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: Re: Re: Re: More Yaboot

On Wed, Oct 11, 2000 at 07:19:25PM -0800, Ethan Benson wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 11, 2000 at 07:40:49PM -0700, Sam Powers wrote:
> > 
> > uh, i'm running woody.. same version, again..
> hmm i need to check on this...
> > > the only other thing i can think of is hd: is not the right alias, but
> > > does not seem likely.. do a printenv boot-device after that
> > > set-defaults and tell me what  it is (should be hd:,\\:tbxi)
> > 
> > it's /AAPL,ROM.. sigh
> ah ha, what machine do you have again?  because hate to tell you this
> but its oldworld, you need to use quik.

sfx: dun dun dun dun
It's a Wallstreet Powerbook G3..

> im also seeing this from your ofboot.b:
> " boot /pci/mac-io/ata0/ata-disk@0:7,\\yaboot" eval ;
> you NEVER get that kind of path from ofpath on newworld IDE macs. 
> i think im going to add a warning to ybin when its run on oldworlds.
> (i do alot of testing on an intel box with a floppy disk that is the
> main reason it currently does not care)

aah bloody hell.. thanks..

Reply to: