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Re: powerpc d-i daily builds reactivated, use 2.6.12 kernels, including 64bit kernels, miboot floppies dropped for now.

On Aug 20 2005, Rick Thomas wrote:
> NewWorld Macs can boot off of CDs, so these boot floppies are only
> necessary for OldWorld PowerMacs, which, being out of production,
> have a fixed unchanging set of devices.

That is false, as you can obviously upgrade your box with other
devices and even the way of booting (e.g., by using a Tempo Trio
card, which supports using IDE instead of the SCSI commonly found in
OldWorld macs).

Rogério Brito : rbrito@ime.usp.br : http://www.ime.usp.br/~rbrito
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