Re: Problem installing Debian PowerPC Jessie on PowerMac G5 7,3 PCI-X
> Am 19.05.2019 um 21:17 schrieb Rick Thomas <email@example.com>:
> Scroll the list of mirrors all the way to the top. (you can use the up-arrow key repeatedly, or the home key once) You’ll see an “enter manually” option there.
>> On May 19, 2019, at 10:24 AM, Noah Wolfe <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> Hey Rick,
>> Quick question, how do you manually enter repositories at
>> installation? For me, it always defaults to selecting a preexisting,
>> non-functional mirror off a list, and I never see any option to enter
>> anything manually, like it does by default in the ppc64 installations.
>>> On May 18, 2019, at 9:43 PM, Rick Thomas wrote:
>>> I’m trying to install Debian Jessie ppc64 8.11 on my PowerMac G5
>>> 7,3 machine for comparison purposes with Adrian’s 10.0 “ports”.
>>> I downloaded the PowerPC 8.11 DVD and used it to install a default
>>> system. The only thing out of the ordinary was that I had to
>>> manually enter the packages mirror name as “archive.debian.org”
>>> since Jessie is no longer available on the normal mirror network.
>>> The installation ran to completion, finishing up with installing
>>> yaboot on the hard disk.
>>> But when it tried to reboot into the installed system, it got to
>>> “second level boot loader” and stopped with the blinking question-
>>> mark folder icon.
>>> Does anybody have any ideas as to what’s going wrong?
>>> I can provide log files for the installation if you think they
>>> would help.