Gentoo Archives: gentoo-ppc-user

From: Joseph Jezak <josejx@g.o>
To: gentoo-ppc-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-ppc-user] Linux installed from 2005.1 disk does not start
Date: Sat, 01 Oct 2005 15:13:58
Message-Id: 433EA75A.8090306@gentoo.org
In Reply to: [gentoo-ppc-user] Linux installed from 2005.1 disk does not start by Charles Trois
> Please wait, loading kernel
> Elf32 kernel loaded > Loading System.map > System.map loaded at 01700000, size:260 Kbytes > Opening display /pci@f0/NVDA,NVMac@10... ok > Copying OF device tree...done > Calling quiesce... > returning 0x01400000 from prom_init > > And then everything hangs; the only way out is to cut the power.
You need a framebuffer device in your kernel, Linux doesn't work on PPC without an FB. You should use the OpenFirmwareFB with an nVidia chipset. -Joe -- gentoo-ppc-user@g.o mailing list

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Re: [gentoo-ppc-user] Linux installed from 2005.1 disk does not start Charles Trois <charles.trois@×××××××.fr>
Re: [gentoo-ppc-user] Linux installed from 2005.1 disk does not start Guy Yasko <gyasko@×××××.com>