Linux kernel 3.x problems on PowerMac G5

Andreas Schwab schwab at
Sun Mar 3 03:22:21 EST 2013

Phileas Fogg <phileas-fogg at> writes:

> Aaro Koskinen wrote:
>> Hi,
>> On Sat, Mar 02, 2013 at 03:40:19PM +0100, Phileas Fogg wrote:
>>> Have anyone tested Linux 3 kernels on PowerMac G5 recently ?
>> 3.8 boots normally to shell and is stable on G5 iMac (PowerMac8,1).
>> A.
> Thanks. Then i configured something wrongly probably.
> I tried Linux and it boots too.
> I looked around on the Internet and it seems i'm not the only one
> who has problems with Linux 3.x on my PowerMac G5.

I have no problem with 3.8 either, but mine is a PowerMac7,3.


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