Re: Debian PPC test video problem with G5 Quad
On Jul 30, 2014, at 7:05 AM, Rick Thomas wrote:
It’s definitely worth filing a bug. (See reportbug(1) for details
on the procedure.) I guess, for lack of anything more precise, you
should file it against package “installation-reports”. It will
(hopefully) be re-directed to a more appropriate package by the
debian installer developers.
I’m really glad to see that there’s still some interest in the
Debian PowerPC port!
Keep on testing!
I filed my first Debian bug today--Bug#756517--using reportbug against
the package "installation reports", as you suggested. There were 147
other bugs in that section, but none of them seemed a match.
On Jul 29, 2014, at 8:56 PM, David Gosselin wrote:
Did you try to update the yaboot configuration with the new parameter?
Done properly, this will pass the parameter to the kernel on every
Modify /etc/yaboot.conf and add the parameter, then run ybin (please
skim the man page if you've never run this before).
I added :
to /etc/yaboot.conf , as you suggested, then ran "ybin -v" and that
solved the problem. Jessie is running really well on my Powermac MDD.
Thanks to both of you for all the help.