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Re: resque.bin problem



On Tue, Nov 28, 2000 at 03:25:18PM +0100, Marco d'Itri wrote:
> 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
>  >macs.  
> 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.

i think this may be fixed in boot-floppies 2.2.19

-- 
Ethan Benson
http://www.alaska.net/~erbenson/

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