Re: Sarge/beta-3 on a RS6000/43P-150 (PPC 604e, CHRP)?
Apologies for directly replying to you. Was supposed to go to the list
so continuing there.
On Wed, 2004-03-17 at 17:45, Sven Luther wrote:
> > Still unsuccessful so my search continues... Afaik the B50 is the same
> > hardware as my 43P-150 so anything that boots on the B50 should boot on
> Ah, no it is not, since the B50 has a 604e processor, and you have a
Actually it is a 604e. Check this url:
> can you try the plain kernel from :
> or maybe you did already ?
Yes I did try it already. It loaded fine from the tftp server. I tried
to boot it using this boot line in OpenFirmware:
boot net:10.0.0.100,,10.0.0.104 load_ramdisk=1 devfs=mount
This failed so perhaps the issue is related to the way I am trying to
boot this image.
> > Any idea what am I doing wrong?
> No, but maybe the kernel tree i use is not up to it.
If it boots on the B50, afaik it should boot on the 43P-150 as they are
virtually the same hardware.
> Tell me again, did you ever get linux to work on that box, and if yes,
> what kernel did you use ?
Tried many times, never succeeded in getting linux installed. Hopefully
> Sven Luther