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Re: Installation on a Cube

On Sun, Dec 02, 2001 at 10:06:14PM +0000, Mark Brown wrote:
> 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'm typing this from the console on my cube while base-config completes,
so I guess that worked.  Not really what I'd hope for from the woody
installer, though.  I'm not sure where to direct a bug report?

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

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