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Re: Debian or ubuntu

Le mercredi 17 mars 2010 à 01:10 +0100, nello martuscielli a écrit :
> On Tue, Mar 16, 2010 at 8:47 PM, Benjamin Cama <benoar@free.fr> wrote:
> >
> > BTW, the PPC platform is still kind of updated kernel-wise, as the macio
> > libata driver landed in 2.6.33 thanks to benh. It allows to use the
> > "new" ATA stack in the kernel, as the old one will disappear some day. I
> > tested a patched 2.6.32 and it worked well. So the PPC platform for Mac
> > is still not abandoned. I am interested in it to get proper support for
> > new SSD features, since I installed one in my PowerBook (and it makes it
> > "quite" fast compared to today average computers).
> >
> ok, but what's about the bootloader? Is yaboot able to work with these
> "new devices" ?

As Gary said, it's no different from a traditionnal PATA disk : it
conforms to the ATA standard. I did everything as usual, just aligning
correctly the partitions (I must say I did it manually). I also put
btrfs on it instead of a more traditionnal FS. It works nicely.


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