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Re: Q: double Boot for SMP 7300

On   2 Mar, this message from Benjamin Herrenschmidt echoed through cyberspace:
>>Use nvsetenv:
>>[mlan@piglet ~]$ rpm -qf `which nvsetenv`
>>-- on my LinuxPPC box.
>>nvsetenv boot-device  "/AAPL,ROM"
>>and on next reboot you go into MacOS. From MacOS, use your existing
>>tools (if any) or bootvars to reset boot-device and boot-file back to
>>what you need for Linux.
> No, Michel, miBoot is loaded by the MacOS ROM, so changing boot-device
> won't help, you have to tweak the MacOS boot-device info which is a 
> different thing (and pretty screwed).

Ah, miBoot. I never experimented with that one. I stand corrected, then


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