yaboot hand install

albi albi at scii.nl
Thu Oct 6 20:00:04 UTC 2005

On Thu, 06 Oct 2005 20:44:02 +0100
Nuno Carvalho <rekconk at gmail.com> wrote:

> How I install yaboot on a bootstrap partition already created?
> I found I bug in ubuntu installer, that I reported in
> http://bugzilla.ubuntu.com/show_bug.cgi?id=17143 , I already have
> installed ubuntu manually mounted /target and continued with installer.
> But I don't know how to install yaboot, i attached my disc partition table.

afair (from my experiences years ago with debian on
ppc) : edit /etc/yaboot.conf, and run ybin -v and then reboot

here's a /etc/yaboot.conf example

you need to find out what the name of your kernel is
(e.g. /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.10-5), your ubuntu-partition is on /dev/hda8

grtjs, albi
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