Subject: Fwd: need model info updates/testers
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Joseph Sarkes <email@example.com>
Date: 07/08/2002 21:47:01
Begin forwarded message:
> From: Michael Wolfson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Date: Mon Jul 08, 2002 04:07:56 PM US/Eastern
> To: Joseph Sarkes <email@example.com>
> Subject: Re: need model info updates/testers
> Reply-To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> At 10:24 AM -0400 7/8/02, you wrote:
> :)I tried the Netbsd-
> :)daily/200207070000/macppc/binary/kernel/netbsd.GENERIC_MD.gz file on
> :)my dual 1GHz G4 and it booted fine. If you need further info or
> :)you can drop me a line
> :)about what you need.
> Excellent. That should be sufficient.
> :)> PowerBook G4 (Gigabit Ethernet)
> :)on my PowerBook G4 500MHz ofwboot.xcf will not boot off of the cd. I
> :)the following:
Note: I did get a good boot with the files on the hd:,... It just didn't
work on the cd:,... which
I usually do to try kernels out.
boot cd:,ofwboot.xcf netbsd.GENERIC_MD.gz didn't work
boot hd:,ofwboot.xcf netbsd.GENERIC_MD.gz worked
The files were installed to the hd from the cd so they are ok on the cd.
> That's very strange. I assume you tried it more than once? Please
> post to
> port-macppc about this.
> -- MW