Re: ydl 1.0 on g3 b&w

Subject: Re: ydl 1.0 on g3 b&w
From: Dan Burcaw (
Date: Fri Aug 20 1999 - 14:14:45 MDT

Make sure you use.. "No Video Driver" in the BootX control panel.

On Fri, 20 Aug 1999, Mike [iso-8859-1] Ga▀mann wrote:

> hello,
> a few weeks ago i bought yellowdowlinux championserver 1.0
> i tried to set the system up, put it won't boot.
> as described in the pdf-manual i installed a clean macos on an other partition,
> then i installed bootx (1.1.3) and i copied the vmlinux and
> ramdisk.image.gz into the systemfolder.
> after rebooting my system with ydl-cd in cd-rom the startup-screen of
> bootx appeared, i choose linux
> the screens gets black with the message
> "linux booting"
> put nothing happens.
> what did i wrong ?
> ps: i work with linux on pcs since 4 years (suse-linux) so i thought
> i can handle this installation on the same easy way. ?!?
> thanx for help in advance,
> mike


Yellow Dog Linux for Apple G3 and PowerPC

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