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Re: Auto-booting USB stick in OF

2010/4/28 Risto Suominen <risto.suominen@gmail.com>:
> 2010/4/28, Gunther Furtado <gunfurtado@gmail.com>:
>> have you tried to boot from a MacOS Classic cd holding down "C" as it
>> chimes with(out) an usb stick present?
> I'm pretty sure I have. Looks like it hangs before it comes so far, I
> cannot even get into Open Firmware.

just a wild guess: what would happen if you try to boot form a macos
classic cd without any HD attached? Would it be possible to hot plug
the HD if it boots from the cd?

> The reaction, when powering up by holding the power button until a
> beep, seems healthy: flashing the led, then after a few seconds a
> chime, when no Firmware image is available on the disk. This makes me
> think that a reflashing could take place, if a correctly formatted and
> named Firmaware image was present on the hard disk.
> Risto



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Gunther Furtado
Curitiba - Paraná - Brasil

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