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Re: ppc boot from cd iso image

On Mon, Jul 08, 2002 at 02:47:07PM -0700, Trung Trinh wrote:
> Hi,
> I current own a power mac g4. The machine currently has yaboot install along
> with Yellow Dog linux and Mac OS v9.2. I want to replace Yellow Dog with
> Debian. I've already downloaded the binary-powerpc-1.iso image and burned it
> on a cd. I tried rebooting up to yaboot, and selected to boot from cdrom,
> but it doesn't do anything after displaying the message "booting from
> cdrom...". What is it that I'm missing?
> What are the steps that I must take to create a bootable cd image and
> install debian?

The cd would be debian-cd's territory (try posting over
there). Another option would be to download the installer directly to
your hard disk rather than making an iso, as detailed in the manual
(see my .sig for a link).

*------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@voicetrak.com          |
|                   May the Source be with you                   |

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