Re: new installation
Peter Cordes said at ÒRe: new installationÓ.
> That didn't work for me, when I found myself in the same position. I found
> http://www.netbsd.org/Ports/macppc/faq.html helpful. They say that
> cmd-opt-p-r won't solve this, but the solution they propose works: Turn off
> the computer, and unplug it from wall. Remove the battery from the mobo,
> and wait 10 minutes. This will reset your OpenFirmware settings.
Try holding cmd-opt-p-r until you hear the startup chime 3-4 times. Otherwise
the above instructions are right, except the cord should be left in the wall.
> I need to find a mac serial <-> db25 adapter :(
Very common, my local electronics store has them.