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Re: imac g3 installation problem

On Sat, 2006-05-27 at 16:34 +0200, Giulio Canevari wrote:
> It seems to have a damaged cdrom reader, i can't boot holding c the 
> debian business card cd ( burned correctly ). It doesn't also read
> disks 
> within mac os 8.1 . I don't know if it is possible to connect a
> normal 
> ide ( not slim ) unit externally, the cable is not standard as far as
> i 
> know. 

If you have network available you can also try to install a tftp server
somewhere and netboot the installer.

The procedure is available here:

(for me i need to specify boot enet:0,yaboot in order to get the yaboot
binary from the tftp server)
Yves-Alexis Perez

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