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Old 12-03-2002, 11:29 PM   #1
Bobster47
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YDL Installation Confusion!!


Hello, I've been a Mac user all my life and only at the urging of my Linux-head friends did I decide to install Yellow Dog Linux on my Mac, but I'm rather confused. I have a Quicksilver G4 that runs Mac OS 9.2 and OS X at the same time, which means I can switch between disks. Is there a way for me to install YDL so it acts like my other two OSs, meaning can I switch between Mac and Linux like I do OS 9 and OS X? I've been reading throught the installation guide at yellowdoglinux.org and I'm confused as to how I install YDl without erasing all the data already on my computer. Can someone help clear up my state of confusion?
 
Old 12-11-2002, 09:08 PM   #2
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dammit why will no one answer me!!!!!!!!!!!!!
 
Old 12-20-2002, 12:33 AM   #3
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Smile YDL Installation Confustion!!


Well there is an article on the YDL website which may address your question.
I think you can find some answers here to resolve your query. I have not attempted to have OS9 and OSX running with YDL 2.3 at the same time. I erased the OS9.2.2 partition on my ibook 2001 and used this to install YDL.

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