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Re: Booting OSX after installing Debian and other buttons in X

On Wed, Dec 26, 2001 at 03:56:55PM +0000, Wayne Pascoe wrote:
> Chris Tillman <toff@azstarnet.com> writes:
> > Option, not o.
> Stupidest question of the year... Is option the one to the left of the
> apple key ? The one I hold down with apple, o and f to get the
> openfirmware prompt ? 
> I got my mac VERY second hand and don't have a manual for it :)

Yes, that's right. But I rather doubt if your version of firmware will
load the graphical chooser. I seem to recall a treatise I skipped past
on developer.apple.com about the differences between OS9 Startup Disk
and the OSX equivalent, and tips about this kind of problem.

*------v--------- Installing Debian GNU/Linux 3.0 --------v------*
|      <http://www.debian.org/releases/woody/installmanual>      |
|   debian-imac (potato): <http://debian-imac.sourceforge.net>   |
|            Chris Tillman        tillman@azstarnet.com          |
|                   May the Source be with you                   |

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