Re: No HFS driver, and "change install priority" menu option missing -- and other bugs found while testing 2.4 boot floppies on OldWorld PowerMac
On Thursday, September 23, 2004, at 06:13 PM, Sven Luther wrote:
I understand the size constraints. But isn't that the reason why
we added the "root-2" floppy? Would adding hfs and/or hfsplus kick
us over the edge into "root-3" land?
We could indeed add it to root-2, but i would prefer to get the
work correctly before i do this rather cosmetic thing working. And
without ide/scsi driver is not really all that usefull, isn't it.
OK. I think see the logic. I'm not clear on what comes from where
as far as drivers and install components. Can you give me a
general picture? (Seemingly, "net-drivers" and "cd-drivers" are
obvious, but maybe not?) In particular, how are things that
*aren't* on a particular floppy retrieved, and how does it know
which of those to retrieve? Also, is there a general rule for what
goes on "root", "root-2", one of the "drivers" floppy, or over the