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From: mattmatteh@×××.com
To: gentoo-ppc-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-ppc-user] how to install gentoo with livecd kernel file on ibook G3?
Date: Fri, 19 Jun 2009 14:02:44
Message-Id: Pine.LNX.4.64.0906190857320.12924@noose.home
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-ppc-user] how to install gentoo with livecd kernel file on ibook G3? by "mv.1001"
What do you mean by the precompiled kernel ?

Why would you use the handbook for x86 ?

Perhaps try the handbook for ppc, if you get stuck on a particular step, 
ask about that step.  There is also #gentoo-powerpc on irc, kinda quiet 
there sometimes so you might have to wait a while.

matt

On Fri, 19 Jun 2009, mv.1001 wrote:

> > hi,Ugo.. > > I know the handbook. but I try to use the precompiled kernel without emerge > kernel-source. you know, I tried the x86 handbook for use livecd kernel to > install gentoo. but it doesn't work for me. I cant find the assign directory > and file. That's my problem. > anyone done this before? pls help me. > > > Ugo Cupcic wrote: >> >> Hi, >> >> Did you try to follow this : >> http://www.gentoo.org/doc/en/handbook/2008.0/handbook-ppc.xml ? >> >> I installed gentoo on my iBook g3 with this handbook and it worked fine >> for >> me. >> >> Cheers, >> >> >> On Fri, Jun 19, 2009 at 2:42 AM, mv.1001 <mv1001@×××××.com> wrote: >> >>> >>> I tried several times to find the kernel file inside livecd, such like >>> 2.6.19-gentoo-r5-apple. but I could not get it. anyone knows how to use >>> livecd kernel to install gentoo on ibook g3? >>> Thanks! >>> -- >>> View this message in context: >>> http://www.nabble.com/how-to-install-gentoo-with-livecd-kernel-file-on-ibook-G3--tp24099583p24099583.html >>> Sent from the gentoo-ppc-user mailing list archive at Nabble.com. >>> >>> >>> >> >> >> -- >> Ugo Cupcic >> http://ugocupcic.freehostia.com/ >> _ >> ' v ' >> / \ >> m m >> >> > > -- > View this message in context: http://www.nabble.com/how-to-install-gentoo-with-livecd-kernel-file-on-ibook-G3--tp24099583p24110544.html > Sent from the gentoo-ppc-user mailing list archive at Nabble.com. > > >