Re: Dual processor woe

Subject: Re: Dual processor woe
From: Jim Potter (
Date: Mon Jan 22 2001 - 04:10:09 MST

Try it with an extra comma after the 'hd:': 'boot hd:,\\yaboot' instead of
'boot hd:\\yaboot'.
Works for me.

Adriaan Tijsseling wrote:

> Hi,
> I just purchased YDL CS-1.2.1, but I'm running a dual processor G4.
> I should be able to install this, but I can't get to boot from yaboot
> or from BootX.
> Anyway, there's this "fix" online, but I cannot get it to work either.
> I downloaded the Kernel w/dual-G4 + 1GB RAM Support by Jeremias
> Sauceda. But I can't boot yaboot from within Open Firmware. The command
> 'boot hd:\\yaboot' fails with "Can't open yaboot". If I use my
> partion's name instead of 'hd', then it boots that partition, but never
> calls yaboot.
> Has anyone already managed to install YDL on a dual G4?
> Adriaan


Jim Potter 45th Parallel Processing

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