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Re: Call for testers: new yaboot package release - power5 installation report

On Fri, Oct 08, 2010 at 07:26:43PM -0700, Gary Driggs wrote:
> I tried booting the same disc on a PowerMac G4 (mirrored door) and got
> a white screen. But the same thing happened with Ubuntu. Are there any
> issues with yaboot & this system and/or the Radeon 9000 Pro card that
> shipped with these units? I guess I should search the list archive,
> eh? ;)

On some PowerMacs, you need to use video=ofonly on the kernel command
line to avoid this kind of problem.  I own an iBook G3 that required

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