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Re: Installation on a Cube

On Sun, Dec 02, 2001 at 12:49:59PM -0800, ozymandias G desiderata wrote:

> There is, however, a workaround, grotty thought it may be. I forked a
> shell and created, initialized, and mounted all of the partitions on
> the disk by hand. I also had to run mkofboot / ybin by hand from the
> shell, as well as hand-crafting a yaboot.conf. So, basically, all the
> installer did was give me enough of an environment to get busybox
> working, and install the base distribution.

OK, that seems doable.  I had thought I must be missing something - the
Cube isn't all that bleeding edge and I was expecting it to work
reasonably well out of the box.

> I also configured networking from the shell, but that may have just
> been due to my own impatience -- try it from the installer and see
> what happens.

DHCP works fine from the installer.

"You grabbed my hand and we fell into it, like a daydream - or a fever."

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