On Fri, Feb 14, 2003 at 02:26:39PM +1100, Michael Lake wrote: > Hi all, > > I am interested in upgrading from stable to testing but have a few > qualms... well will it go OK as I spend quite some time getting Debian > stable onto this machine. > I am running Debian stabel on a Ti G4 PowerBook 667MHz with the radeon > graphics chip. > I am running the benh kernel and the dri trunk of XFree. michael, i just installed on a similar machine (800Mhz with radeon M7, 15"). after the base install (pre-X) i upgraded to sid and things went very smoothly. i realize you have invested a good deal of time getting stable dialed in, so your update is clearly different, but i thought a quick note to let you know things work very nicely on sid would help. i basically followed the excellent instructions at: http://www.cattlegrid.net/~christophe/titanium/ the only thing i've not had success with is getting sleep to function properly. at times when sending the machine into sleep the screen gets garbled and the machine hangs forcing a reboot. other times it goes to sleep but i can't get the machine to wake up. other than that, this is a very nice machine and debian runs great on it. kudos to all the powerpc developers. -- Serge Rey http://typhoon.sdsu.edu/rey.html It's a half an inch of water and you think you're gonna drown. - John Prine "That's the way the world goes round."
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