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Re: Performing installer tests on PowerMac with USB sticks

On 4/30/19 3:49 PM, aggaz wrote:
> (snip)
> I find the documentation from NetBSD be the best companion to exploit
> OpenFirmware, in case of problems I suggest to take a look at it [1,2].
> [1] https://www.netbsd.org/ports/macppc/faq.html
> [2] https://cdn.netbsd.org/pub/NetBSD/NetBSD-8.0/macppc/INSTALL.html

Thanks. That's extensive enough.

> P.S: Are ISO images capable to boot with GRUB instead of yaboot already
> available for the masses? If so I would like to try to boot one.
No, I haven't created any test images yet. Building a bootable image with
GRUB is quite complicated and I expect the first rounds of the image to
be completely broken, so there wouldn't be much sense to publish anything.


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