[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: [PATCH} Re: www.d.o: PowerPC installation pages need update

<200508261536.13932.pat@computer-refuge.org> <87ll2nm8b7.fsf@shyamal.prasad.verizon.net>
In-reply-to: <CDELLPPMFGKELFAMBGAPKEHHCGAA.rsps@netterchef.de>
<200508261536.13932.pat@computer-refuge.org> <87ll2nm8b7.fsf@shyamal.prasad.verizon.net>
MIME-Version: 1.0
Content-Type: text/plain; charset=iso-8859-2
Content-Transfer-Encoding: 8bit
Content-Disposition: inline
X-Mailer: Interfejs WWW poczty Wirtualnej Polski
Organization: Poczta Wirtualnej Polski S.A. http://www.wp.pl/
X-User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows 98)
X-WP-AV: skaner antywirusowy poczty Wirtualnej Polski S. A.
X-WP-SPAM: NO AS1=NO AS2=NO(0.500018) AS3=NO AS4=NO                                                

Just my 2 eurocents.

Shouldn't we add an information that it's possible to boot 
NewWorld Macs (all I think, but I'll check if it works on older 
models when I get back my early iMac G3) by just pressing "c" 
while booting? This would allow users to install Debian on those 
machines without having to play with OF, which is quite 
difficult for the first time. Since NewWorld Macs are quite 
popular PowerPC machine I guess it would bo worth to document 
that method in the installation manual rather than in some loose 

P.S. I'm still suprised how well Debian works on Macs. It just 

Podoba³a Ci siê "Naga broñ"? Lubisz ogl±daæ 'Allo 'Allo! 
Zobacz komediê z Christianem Slaterem "Wojak Churchill". 
Ju¿ na DVD!

Reply to: