Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 546982
cant boot f12 ppc netinst
Last modified: 2010-12-03 20:45:01 EST
Description of problem:
Cant boot f12 ppc netinst
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. burn f12 netinst.iso
2. put into cdrom
3. $ qemu-system-ppc -boot d -hda ppc1.img -cdrom '/dev/cdrom'
Cant find yaboot.conf
Anaconda installer on display.
Not really sure if this a qemu bug, or a f12ppc iso image. Got the same result with a debian ppc iso so i a presume its qemu. I managed to load the kernel but it also ends with a kernel panic (other bug?)
This package has changed ownership in the Fedora Package Database. Reassigning to the new owner of this component.
Looks like a duplicate of bug 545328. You actually CAN get it to boot, but the installer crashes almost immediately.
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