Re: new installation - Next step !
----- Original Message -----
From: "David J. Roundy" <email@example.com>
Sent: Wednesday, April 11, 2001 5:41 PM
Subject: Re: new installation - Next step !
> On Wed, Apr 11, 2001 at 04:09:27PM +0200, Bruno Waes wrote:
> > but i still dont get it how i can boot an installation system with bootx
> You just set up the bootx extension, which runs at startup. You can
> configure it to by default boot to linux (after 10 seconds or whatever).
> So whenever you restart your machine, it starts up MacOS, then the first
> thing it does is load BootX. BootX then waits for 10 seconds to see if
> really wanted MacOS after all, and then boots linux.
> BootX actually includes two programs, the system extension, and an
> application which you can run after you've already booted up MacOS, to
> switch to linux, which can be helpful in the install process.
ok, that is nice and good, but ... i havnt installed linux yet on this
machine and i dont find a way how to do it ...