r1335 - in trunk/BOOK: bootable/ppc introduction/ppc

ken at linuxfromscratch.org ken at linuxfromscratch.org
Fri Mar 31 08:12:51 PST 2006


Author: ken
Date: 2006-03-31 09:12:50 -0700 (Fri, 31 Mar 2006)
New Revision: 1335

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/bootable/ppc/yaboot.xml
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/ppc/changelog.xml
Log:
Fix installing the bootloader if the hfs filesystem on the boot partition has not been created, e.g. from a Live CD.

Modified: trunk/BOOK/bootable/ppc/yaboot.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/bootable/ppc/yaboot.xml	2006-03-31 15:36:28 UTC (rev 1334)
+++ trunk/BOOK/bootable/ppc/yaboot.xml	2006-03-31 16:12:50 UTC (rev 1335)
@@ -122,4 +122,10 @@
 
 <screen os="s" role="nodump"><userinput>ybin</userinput></screen>
 
+  <para os="t">Alternatively, if the bootstrap partition has not already been
+  initialized, perhaps because you are using a Live CD, you will need to use
+  a different command to install the bootloader for the first time:</para>
+
+<screen os="u" role="nodump"><userinput>mkofboot</userinput></screen>
+
 </sect1>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/ppc/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/ppc/changelog.xml	2006-03-31 15:36:28 UTC (rev 1334)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/ppc/changelog.xml	2006-03-31 16:12:50 UTC (rev 1335)
@@ -34,6 +34,17 @@
 -->
 
     <listitem>
+      <para>March 31, 2006</para>
+      <itemizedlist>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>[ken] - Add alternative command (mkofboot) to install yaboot
+	  onto an unformatted partition, thanks to Dragos Ionita for reporting
+	  the need for this.</para>
+        </listitem>
+      </itemizedlist>
+    </listitem>
+
+    <listitem>
       <para>December 19, 2005</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>




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