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Re: Booting installer on RS/6000 43p-140

On Tue, Jul 13, 2004 at 11:28:46AM +0900, Jerome Walter wrote:
> Sven Luther wrote:
> >On Mon, Jul 12, 2004 at 05:40:38PM +0900, Jerome Walter wrote:
> [snip]
> >>>>I get stuck to "Now booting kernel..." with both cd and netboot 
> >>>>vmlinuz-prep.initrd.
> [snip]
> >>>Are you able to netboot ? IF so i could prepare you a custom kernel or
> >>>something, and you could send me back the serial log ?
> >>
> >>Kernel was netboot'ed as cdrom does not load.
> >
> >
> >Ok, why you don't use the netboot d-i then ?
> Mmmh, i did try netboot. But kernel gets stuck to "Now booting kernel 
> too..."

Well, but it makes debugging easier and quicker.

Could you please try netbooting


With the console=ttyS0 option or whatever, and send me the serial log ?

> Helge, did you have had more success than me on your RS/6000 ? If i 
> succeed in installing Debian on this machine, i will have another PPC 
> (don't know what's inside) to install, more RS/6000-like, so all the 
> feedbacks are welcome.

Mmm, a more recent one, maybe of the chrp kind. This will maybe be


Sven Luther

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