Re: Advice on a iBook ...
I was not using a bootstrap and it was working just
Now .. at some times the OF said something like ...
can't open hd:,\\:tbxi
here is my yaboot.conf ...
I will try
with the bootstrap partition ...
How it looks your yaboot.conf for the multiboot ? ...
--- Derrik Pates <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Thu, 11 Oct 2001, CaRLoS mOGUeL wrote:
> > I change YDL to Debian 2.2r0 (potato) and
> > work fine, except that I had 1GB of free unused
> > Trying to fix this I increase the swap to 320M
> > mistake - no longer than 256M in case is really
> > !!), so I leave it to 128M and the rest ( almost
> 2GB )
> > to Debian. Since that everytime I reboot or start
> > iBook it sends me to the Open Firmware and nothing
> > else, try mac-boot, setenv boot-device
> > Zapping the PRAM, Reinstalling everything and
> > everytime sends me to the OF (this happends only
> > I create the swap and root partitions because if I
> > left only MacOS it boots normally). Last night I
> > setenv boot-file hd:8,\\yaboot an booted normally
> > the linux side but with no success with the dual
> > (I'm using bootinfo.txt too).
> What does your yaboot.conf look like? What type is
> your bootstrap
> partition set as? When it dumps at the OF prompt, is
> there any kind of
> error or any output showing that it tried to do
> I can say I have a FireWire iBook happily
> multibooting OS 9, OS X and
> Debian (sid), with no problems.
> Derrik Pates | Sysadmin, Douglas School |
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