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Re: debian-powerpc: yaboot & ybin bug ???

On Tue, Sep 04, 2001 at 11:28:58AM +0200, Michel Dänzer wrote:
> Ethan Benson wrote:
> > 
> > On Tue, Sep 04, 2001 at 11:53:44AM +1000, Brendan J Simon wrote:
> > > I found a bug in ybin.
> > > I added a "default=<label>" statement at the top of my /etc/yaboot.conf.
> > 
> > was the label a label for a linux kerenl entry?
> > 
> > default=macos will not work.  for that you need defaultos=macos
> But it would happily try to boot a label called 'macos' in that case (and
> fail) instead of giving a config file error, wouldn't it?

either a label or a kernel, in my experience you get a `file not
found' error not a syntax error.  

> At least when I changed the names of my labels and forgot to adjust the
> default, that's what it did.

me too.  

Ethan Benson

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