Re: Partition and Boot loader for Squeeze on G4
Frédéric Massot wrote:
4 years ago, I installed Debian with a software RAID 1 on a G4 for an
LDAP server. In the end, I did not use the G4 and it remained in a
closet. I would again make use of this G4 server with a software RAID 1
and LVM, I use the Squeeze installer.
- Is it always to be given at the beginning of the hard drives the two
partitions "Apple_partition_map" and "Apple_Bootstrap"?
The first partition of any drive must be the partition map so the
software can find it. The Apple_Bootstrap partition must be the second
partition in the map but, physically, it can be anywhere on the disk.
- Is that still uses Yaboot or Squeeze uses grub2 ?
PowerPCs always use yaboot.
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