Gentoo Archives: gentoo-ppc-user

From: matt hull <mattmatteh@×××.com>
To: gentoo-ppc-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-ppc-user] Mac Mini PPC - Is this the right list?
Date: Thu, 17 Apr 2008 00:42:03
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-ppc-user] Mac Mini PPC - Is this the right list? by Mark Knecht
>> also, i assume you are using dvvi with that mac mini. i think >> those have >> only dvi ? > > No, I'm using VGA. My Mini came with a little unit that screws into > the DVI port and has a 15-pin VGA connector on the outward side to > drive a regular monitor. the monitor worked with OS X on this machine > before I blew OS X away today. >
dvi is better if possible :)
>> >> the large cd that is 700+ MB has all the packages on it i think. >> i always >> use the smallest one and just download the packages. ( i have a >> package >> cache on my file server so its fast) > > Yeah, I think that's just an oversite on the developer's part. Better > that they make a DVD iso image if they need to make it that big or > else cut out a few packages. I tried to order anything larger than > 700MB last night on line and couldn't even find them. No big deal for > now. I'm done and the machine is built. From here out the CD hardly > matters. (I hope!)
an iso is just a filesystem, (iso is short for iso9660), and udf is a filesystem. you can put what ever filesystem you want on a cd or dvd. matt -- gentoo-ppc-user@l.g.o mailing list


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Re: [gentoo-ppc-user] Mac Mini PPC - Is this the right list? Mark Knecht <markknecht@×××××.com>