Re: Debian on iMac G5
On 17/03/16 00:25, Steven Grunza wrote:
Should I expect Debian debian-8.3.0-powerpc-xfce-CD-1 to work on an
Apple iMac G5?
I tried installing it and just have a blank screen.
Using Control-Option-F1 I have a text console on the built-in display
that is displaying
[ looks like a timestamp ] nouveau E[ DRM] DDC responded, but no
EDID for TV-1
I'm getting these about one every 10 seconds.
Is there a different video driver I can try? If so, how to I enable it?
lspci reports a "VGA compatible controller: NVIDIA Corporation NV34M
[GeForce FX Go5200] (rev a1)
I've a different GeForce (6600) but Debian stretch (testing) with
4.5.0-rc2-powerpc64 kernel works for me.
You can get the kernel built by Peter Saidanas here: