Re: Can't boot Mac OSX after installing Etch
On Monday 22 January 2007 19:14, Clive Menzies wrote:
> On (22/01/07 16:49), Ananda Samaddar wrote:
> > I am new to the PPC platform after having use either Debian or Ubuntu
> > on X86 for a while now. I would describe myself as an intermediate
> > user, I can usually get most things working on my own, but this one
> > has got me stumped.
> > After selecting Mac OSX (10.1 btw) from the Yaboot prompt. The little
> > Apple face appears but instead of booting normally a broken folder
> > icon appears and then system appears to hang.
> > As I said I'm quite experienced with X86 problems but have had no
> > experience at all with PPC till about four days ago! I tried google
> > etc but had no luck. Any help would be appreciated as I don't know
> > where to start!
> Try booting with Apple+Option+P+R keys held down. That will reset the
> PRAM. It may not help but always worth trying before more drastic
> solutions like reinstalling your OSX system.
This sounds like a bad good idea, I wanna know what went askew...
I never had this problem, so either this dude went astray with the installer,
or something needs to be fixed
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