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9<sections> 9<sections>
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11<version>1.14</version> 11<version>1.15</version>
12<date>2004-11-24</date> 12<date>2004-12-22</date>
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14<section> 14<section>
15<title>Making your Choice</title> 15<title>Making your Choice</title>
16<subsection> 16<subsection>
17<title>Introduction</title> 17<title>Introduction</title>
154## For a dual-boot menu, add one or more of: 154## For a dual-boot menu, add one or more of:
155## bsd=/dev/hdaX, macos=/dev/hdaY, macosx=/dev/hdaZ 155## bsd=/dev/hdaX, macos=/dev/hdaY, macosx=/dev/hdaZ
156 156
157## our bootstrap partition:</comment> 157## our bootstrap partition:</comment>
158 158
159boot=/dev/hda1 159boot=/dev/hda2
160 160
161<comment>## ofboot is the openfirmware way to specify the bootstrap partition. 161<comment>## ofboot is the openfirmware way to specify the bootstrap partition.
162## If this isn't defined, yaboot fails on the G5 (unless you pass the necessary 162## If this isn't defined, yaboot fails on the G5 and some G4s (unless
163## arguments to the mkofboot/ybin program). 163## you pass the necessary arguments to the mkofboot/ybin program).
164## hd:X means /dev/sdaX (or /dev/hdaX). 164## hd:X means /dev/sdaX (or /dev/hdaX).
165## 165##
166## G5 users should uncomment this line!! 166## G5 users should uncomment this line!!
167 167
168#ofboot=hd:1</comment> 168#ofboot=hd:2
169 169
170<comment>##hd: is open firmware speak for hda</comment> 170## hd: is open firmware speak for hda</comment>
171device=hd: 171device=hd:
172partition=3
173 172
174delay=5 173delay=5
175defaultos=macosx 174defaultos=macosx
176timeout=30 175timeout=30
177install=/usr/lib/yaboot/yaboot 176install=/usr/lib/yaboot/yaboot
178magicboot=/usr/lib/yaboot/ofboot 177magicboot=/usr/lib/yaboot/ofboot
179 178
180<comment>################# 179<comment>#################
181## This section can be duplicated if you have more than one kernel or set of 180## This section can be duplicated if you have more than one kernel or set of
182## boot options - replace 2.6.7 with your kernel-version 181## boot options - replace 2.6.9 with your kernel-version
183#################</comment> 182#################</comment>
184image=/boot/kernel-2.6.9 183image=/boot/kernel-2.6.9
185 label=Linux 184 label=Linux
186 root=/dev/hda3 185 root=/dev/hda3
186 partition=3
187 sysmap=/boot/System.map-2.6.9 187 sysmap=/boot/System.map-2.6.9
188 read-only 188 read-only
189<comment>##################</comment> 189<comment>##################
190 190
191<comment>## G5 users should set 191## G5 users and some G4 users should set
192## macos=hd:13 192## macos=hd:13
193## macosx=hd:12 193## macosx=hd:12
194## instead of the example values.</comment> 194## instead of the example values.</comment>
195macos=/dev/hda13 195macos=/dev/hda13
196macosx=/dev/hda12 196macosx=/dev/hda12
199</pre> 199</pre>
200 200
201<p> 201<p>
202Once <path>yaboot.conf</path> is set up the way you want it, you run 202Once <path>yaboot.conf</path> is set up the way you want it, you run
203<c>mkofboot -v</c> to install the settings in the bootstrap partition. <e>Don't 203<c>mkofboot -v</c> to install the settings in the bootstrap partition. <e>Don't
204forget this!</e> Confirm when <c>mkofboot</c> asks you to create a new
205filesystem.
206</p>
207
208<p>
204forget this!</e> If all goes well, and you have the same options as the sample 209If all goes well, and you have the same options as the sample
205above, your next reboot will give you a simple, five-entry boot menu. If you 210above, your next reboot will give you a simple, five-entry boot menu. If you
206update your yaboot config later on, you'll just need to run <c>ybin -v</c> to 211update your yaboot config later on, you'll just need to run <c>ybin -v</c> to
207update the bootstrap partition - <c>mkofboot</c> is for initial setup only. 212update the bootstrap partition - <c>mkofboot</c> is for initial setup only.
208</p> 213</p>
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