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Linux on Mac Performa 5260?

Posted on 1998-10-27
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which possibility have i got if i want linux on my early PowerPC - NuBus Performa which, at first, isnt accepted by any of the available distributions/ports (mklinux, linuxppc, m68k port) ?
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download BootX 1.0b6 from
<<http://calvaweb.calvacom.fr/bh40/> and vmlinux and ramdisk.image from <ftp://ftp.linuxppc.org/linuxppc/linuxppc-R4.1alpha/install>.
or from
ftp://ftp.linuxppc.org/linuxppc/linuxppc-R4/install/BootX_1.0b6.sit 
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try it. Many problems went away with BootX
Hope this helps.

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thanx
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good work
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