Gentoo Archives: gentoo-ppc-user

From: Randy Barlow <randy@×××××××××××××××××.com>
To: gentoo-ppc-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-ppc-user] hda/hdc
Date: Sat, 13 Jan 2007 18:15:01
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-ppc-user] hda/hdc by Nathan Smith
On Saturday 13 January 2007 13:10, Nathan Smith wrote:
> I just finished installing Gentoo on a Blue&White, so I can offer some > advice. Don't trouble yourself at first with the hardware (which bus > the HD is plugged in to, jumpers, etc.) Just install Gentoo to > /dev/hdc. Now once you boot into your kernel, more than likely the > devices will be ordered /dev/hda - hard drive /dev/hde - CD. So then > you have to chroot in again and manually edit yaboot.conf on the > bootstrap partition to point to /dev/hda. Also, don't forget to update > your /etc/fstab to reflect the fact that the hard drive is now /dev/hda.
Thanks for the heads up! -- Randy Barlow "Oh me of little faith..." -- gentoo-ppc-user@g.o mailing list