Re: installing debian on IBM 43P-150 (CHRP)
On Fri, Dec 03, 2004 at 12:16:17PM +0100, Sven Luther wrote:
> On Fri, Dec 03, 2004 at 12:08:56PM +0100, Philippe Guyot wrote:
> > On Friday 03 December 2004 11:52, Sven Luther wrote:
> > > On Fri, Dec 03, 2004 at 11:41:10AM +0100, Philippe Guyot wrote:
> > > > I did that, verify by "print" that the 1st partition had flags prep-boot,
> > > > type primary,filesystem ext2.
> > > >
> > > > The install came on but at end, says that no boot program was installed
> > > > either I did choice thus (I didn't do anything like this, of course)
> > > > or no one manages this hardware.
> > >
> > > Yeah, can you try again with the new version of yaboot-installer which was
> > > uploaded yesterday only (1.0.2 it was i think), and includes :
> > >
> > > * Colin Watson
> > > - Install to prep-boot partitions on chrp (closes: #243669).
> > Sorry again, but how can I do that ? downloading this new version and updating
> > my copy of iso cd I made whith Leigh ? or the whole iso image ?
> You can just modify the version, but you have to run dpkg-scanpackge or
> whatever its name is. Would maybe be the easiest solution, am investigating.
12:16 < Kamion> svenl: dpkg-scanpackages, apt-ftparchive, edit the
Packages/Packages.gz/Release files by hand ... whatever,
12:16 < svenl> Oh.
12:16 < svenl> editing by hand maybe the easiest, only filename, version and
md5sum needs to be changed.
12:17 < Kamion> right, also size; note that you must edit Packages, then gzip
-c it to Packages.gz, then update the md5sums
and sizes of both in /dists/sarge/Release
12:17 < Kamion> you get the hang of it after a while but it's easy to get
Hope this helps.