Does Linux PPC support the new 'Lombard/101' Powerbook G3s?
hcaley at loomer.com
Wed May 12 16:59:10 EST 1999
Why do you think it would work, Tom? You can't OF boot the "Wallstreet"
G3 laptops, can you?
Date: Tue, 11 May 1999 19:56:16 -0400 (EDT)
From: Tom Rini <tmrini at ntplx.net>
Subject: Re: Does Linux PPC support the new 'Lombard/101' Powerbook G3s?
On Wed, 12 May 1999, Duraid Madina wrote:
> ... and furthermore, is it possible to install Linux PPC on
these in a
> dedicated configuration? (i.e. no MacOS on the hard drive) and if not,
> what is the minimum amount of disk space that must be assigned to the
> MacOS to be able to boot LinuxPPC?
The 2 lbs lighter PBs? If they're just a bit lighter/faster (nothing
new, right?) it should. Again, if they haven't changed much then yes,
can OF boot it I think. Otherwise a small (100mb or less?) MacOS
is needed for BootX.
Tom Rini (TR1265)
"Brain-eating mutants are bad for business..." - Battle Angel
Hugh "Batmensch" Caley
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