Yaboot error on PPC-installation on internal HD

Le grand pinguin rm at mh-freiburg.de
Sun Nov 7 14:10:32 UTC 2004

On Sun, Nov 07, 2004 at 02:50:30PM +0100, Markus Kuschnik wrote:
> Dear Listmembers,
> [...]
> I already went through the postings in this list's archive and found a
> posting by enrike, titled "Yaboot error on ppc installation on external HD"
> (Oct 20 04:38:17 CDT 2004, right at the end of the October-postings). Colin
> Watson answered to that posting: "yaboot doesn't understand how to find the
> OpenFirmware path to external disks yet, so booting off them won't
> work....."
> Is booting off an internal (second) drive possible?

Yes, i do it all the time.

> I'll apprechiate any helpful hints or informations on the matter,

Would you mind posting your yaboot.conf file?

 Ralf Mattes

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