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Old 09-04-2005, 11:42 PM   #1
kate boardman
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Exclamation Installing Debian On Blank Powerbook G4 Titanium

i am trying to install linux onto powerbook g4 that has no operating system currently installed on it.

i dont know how to transfer the yaboot files, necessary to install debian, from the debian website to the computers hard drive while stuck in Open Firmware mode.

i would appreciate any help
Old 09-04-2005, 11:57 PM   #2
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Get the Debian install CD and boot from it (remember to get "powerpc"). The installation manual is your friend.

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