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Re: Install a Debian in an E/30

How about a B50? I found a website at 
http://adequat.c2a.fr/linux/howtos/rs6000, but it does not work. The kernel 
seems to unzip and it gets to a point that says booting...
If anyone has this working and is willing to share any info, that would 
officially rock.

On Monday 18 February 2002 02:46 pm, Alberto Pereira wrote:
> Dear Sirs,
> I`m trying to install Debian on a E/30 with IBM processor RS6000, 512MB RAM
> and 6 HD's of 9GB scsi each.
> I've downloaded the Potato .iso file, but I can't boot using the CD. Using
> the floppy disks neither.
> The disks used were the ones in "prep". I created "boot.bin", "rescue.bin"
> and "root.bin" using rawrite.
> When trying to boot using the "boot.bin" disk, "Loading Software" is
> displayed on screen and the box freezes.
> Do you have any suggestions about Debian installation on a E/30? All the
> Debian sites were already read.
> Thanks in advance for your help.
> Regards,
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