Re: Installing on a Dual CPU G5 Powermac?
"Sven" == Sven Luther <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>> Is there a way to use a rescue kernel (in this case the Gentoo
>> kernel booted from a Mac HD using OpenFirmware) to start the
>> d-i on the Sarge CD? (My guess is not, but then I'm not very
>> familiar with internals of d-i).
Sven> No, the first order of business is to try d-i again, and
Sven> fill a installation report about it. Can you please remember
Sven> me your state of things, i don't seem to have your older
Installation report is at
Sven> If the kernel issue is fixed, and d-i is working, then
Sven> everything is fine, no ? Can you provide me info on the
Sven> exact model that this concerns ?
Nope, the kernel in d-i does not boot this G5. John Koskie indicated
(in this thread) that he has seen the same problem with newer G5
hardware (him and Paddy de Burca report having used d-i on similar,
somewhat older G5 machines with sucess though).