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Re: System disk floppies

On Thu, Feb 20, 2003 at 07:41:42PM -0700, Chris Tillman wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 20, 2003 at 02:09:10PM +0100, Lars Munch wrote:
> > Hi
> > 
> > I have an powerbook g3 (debian only) which I boot from floppies. To get
> > it to boot from HD I need to patch open firmware (I think?!).
> > 
> > Now my problem is that I do not have "System Disk" or a MAC OS boot disk
> > and I cannot create them since I do not have MAC OS any more.
> > 
> > Could some friendly soul provide me with two images that I can dd to a
> > floppy from Linux?
> > 
> > A description on how the create MAC OS boot disk and System Disk can be
> > found here: http://www.netbsd.org/Ports/macppc/SystemDisk-tutorial/
> I think quik should work on this machine, if you get the patched 
> version of quik. There's a link in the install manual. I don't
> remember hearing about any OF patches needed for quik.

I tried the patched version and a lot of different options in setnvram,
but I keep getting a black screen. The only way I can get it to live
again is by pressing fn+crtl+shit+power.

Any ideas?

BTW it's the wallstreet model.

Lars Munch

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