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soujirou
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 02, 2005 6:55 am    Post subject: start up problem! [solved] Reply with quote

hi!
trying to install 2005.1 stage 3 on my ibook 12" but it will not start at boot. this comes up:
"...ok
opening display/pci@f0000000/ATY,BeeParent@10/ATY.Bee_B...ok
Copying OF device tree...done
Calling quiesce
Returning 0x01400000 from prom_init"

something about yabootconfig ?

:cry:
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JoseJX
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 02, 2005 4:48 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

You need a framebuffer device, Linux doesn't work on PPC without an FB device. You should use the OpenFirmwareFB with an nVidia chipset.
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 02, 2005 5:10 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

ah thnx
missed the "*" in open firmware frame buffer devices
i think it was that hee
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