Re: MacOS 9 and YD Linux?

Subject: Re: MacOS 9 and YD Linux?
From: Mike Lambert (
Date: Wed Oct 20 1999 - 15:15:54 MDT

On Wed, 20 Oct 1999, Dan Burcaw wrote:

> Yes, MacOS 9 and Linux for Macs are currently not compatible. Ben H,
> author of BootX is working on a fix.

This morning my system was running 8.5.1 and BootX 1.1.3.
I did a clean install of MacOS 9, with the "upgrade Apple disk drivers"
option UNchecked. I have booted into MacOS and linux several times now
with no difficulties. I have not tried BootX 1.2b so I can not comment
on it's effectiveness.

Michael Lambert             JEOL USA Inc.
Systems Administration

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