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Re: resque.bin problem

On Nov 28, Ethan Benson <erbenson@alaska.net> wrote:

 >> I copied rescue.bin onto a floppy using dd on a unix machine.
 >> It also failed to be recognized by my Mac G3.
 >> Is it corrupted?
 >you cannot boot rescue.bin on a powerpc, instead you need boot-hfs.img
 >or something close to that.  and that is only for oldworld powerpc
Another problem is that the CHRP rescue.bin image is broken.
You have to mount the image and copy zImage on a FAT-formatted floppy to
be able to boot it with OpenFirmware.


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