[arch-ports] [PPC] New ISO available for testing

Armin Luntzer armin at archlinuxppc.org
Sun Jun 24 08:25:58 EDT 2007


Thanks, I'll be looking into this issue

- Armin


Am Sonntag, den 24.06.2007, 06:46 -0400 schrieb Matthew William Cox:
> On Sat, Jun 23, 2007 at 09:49:10PM +0200, Armin Luntzer wrote:
> > another iso hits the server:
> > ftp://ftp.archlinuxppc.org/iso/snapshots/2007-06-23-v2_archppc-ftp.iso.bz2
> > 
> > I added usbinput to the default hooks-array in mkinitcpio.conf. This
> > should avoid panics during init on certain types of machines (e.g. iBook
> > G4)
> > 
> > Keep testing! :)
> > 
> > - Armin
> 
> Tried an install on my Powerbook G4 (PowerBook5,4). The setup script
> worked right up until it was time to start the bootloader. The script
> choked on the attempt to install the bootloader. Judging by the VC5
> output, the problem was that mkofboot was asking for y/N confirmation on
> formatting the bootstrap partition, and the script wasn't delivering.
> 
> Quickinst worked like a charm, as always.
> 
> Summary:
> 	Setup FTP... failed on installing bootloader (mkofboot/yaboot.)
> 	QuickInst FTP... worked for me.
> 
> Matt
> 






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