Re: Newbie Problem with Netatalk

Subject: Re: Newbie Problem with Netatalk
From: John Duarte (
Date: Mon Apr 17 2000 - 17:04:53 MDT

>Dan Burcaw wrote:
>The original kernel has appletalk support. The module is called appletalk.
>You can load it with: modprobe appletalk

After performing "modprobe appletalk" axecuting atalkd gives me new messages:
eth0: Invalid argument
Can't configure multicast.
eth0: disabled atalkd: zero interfaces, exiting.

>Vanja Bucic wrote:
>So are you passing the new kernel to the BootX? (copy the new kernel to the
>Mac side into kernels directory, and choose it in BootX)

I'm using yaboot. I copied the new kernel to the Mac side and rebooted,
rusulting in the following:
not a valid ELF image.

I guess I screwed up the compiling process, but I don't know where.


>> Netatalk still doesn't work. I compiled the kernel with AppleTalk (DDP) and
>> I see no change whatsoever. How do I know that I'm actually booting from
>> the new kernel?

John Duarte
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