lfs - a small ppc distro

Jeremy Huntwork jhuntwork at linuxfromscratch.org
Sat Apr 9 13:00:15 PDT 2005


Ken Moffat wrote:
> On Sat, 9 Apr 2005, Info by Giardina Software wrote:
> 
> 
>>hello list,
>>
>>how can make to build a small 128-256MB distro for ppc platform (Apple)
>>from lfs?
>>
> 
> 
>  If you want to build LFS on a NewWorld apple (other than a G5) it
> should just be a matter of replacing grub by mac-fdisk

I use Gnu parted instead of mac-fdisk. It is able to read Mac partition 
maps and comes with a lot of other cool functionality.  Also, I seem to 
recall from the last time I went hunting for info that mac-fdisk isn't 
being maintained - but I (or someone) should verify that.

--
Jeremy Huntwork



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