Re: Fwd: Re: Fw: Woody install docs and Nubus
At 1:51 pm +0200 19/7/02, Michel Dänzer wrote:
On Fri, 2002-07-19 at 13:05, Clive Menzies wrote:
>I tried to install potato on a Mac 8100/80 (Nubus) earlier this year
>but failed get floppy access, ppp or X working.
>I've just installed ADSL on an ethernet network here which gave me
>the ability to apt-get from the net. I've reinstalled potato
>(booting from the DebianMkLinux Mach_kernel), upgraded to woody
>using apt-get and dselect with some guidance from:
Starting X gives:
Fatal server error
no screens found
Searching the lists and web revealed no solution and so I've repeated
the potato install and woody upgrade paying special attention to any
X server issues.
The video card drivers listed in the Dialog Box Configuring
Xserver-xfree86 doesn't include the nubus HPV display card V1.0a2 in
my machine. Is there a generic alternative?
I assume you're running some sort of framebuffer device in
Excuse my ignorance, I don't know, but I didn't change any default
settings relating to "framebuffer device in console"
In the window after selecting the Video Card, I need to specify its'
Bus ID. It explains how to use lpsci to determine the information in
hexadecimal not decimal ( I'll cross that bridge when I come to it
;-)). Do I go to /etc/X11/XF86Config-4 after installation to set
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