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9<sections> 9<sections>
10<section> 10<section>
11<title>Making your Choice</title> 11<title>Making your Choice</title>
12<subsection> 12<subsection>
43yaBoot can only be used on NewWorld Apple and IBM systems! 43yaBoot can only be used on NewWorld Apple and IBM systems!
44</impo> 44</impo>
45 45
46<p> 46<p>
47There are two ways to configure yaBoot for your system. You can use the 47There are two ways to configure yaBoot for your system. You can use the
48new and improved <c>yabootconfig</c> included with 48included <c>yabootconfig</c> to automatically setup yaboot. If
49<path>yaboot-1.3.8-r1</path> and later to automatically setup yaboot. If
50for some reason you do not want to run <c>yabootconfig</c> to 49for some reason you do not want to run <c>yabootconfig</c> to
51automatically setup <path>/etc/yaboot.conf</path> or you are installing Gentoo 50automatically setup <path>/etc/yaboot.conf</path> or you are installing Gentoo
52on a G5 (on which <c>yabootconfig</c> does not always work), you can just edit 51on a G5 (on which <c>yabootconfig</c> does not always work), you can just edit
53the sample file already installed on your system. 52the sample file already installed on your system.
54</p> 53</p>
66<title>Default: Using yabootconfig</title> 65<title>Default: Using yabootconfig</title>
67<body> 66<body>
68 67
69<p> 68<p>
70<c>yabootconfig</c> will auto-detect the partitions on your machine and will 69<c>yabootconfig</c> will auto-detect the partitions on your machine and will
71setup dual and triple boot combinations with Linux, Mac OS, and Mac OS 70setup dual and triple boot combinations with Linux, Mac OS, and Mac OS X.
72X.
73</p> 71</p>
74 72
75<p> 73<p>
76To use <c>yabootconfig</c>, your drive must have a bootstrap partition, and 74To use <c>yabootconfig</c>, your drive must have a bootstrap partition, and
77<path>/etc/fstab</path> must be configured with your Linux partitions. Both of 75<path>/etc/fstab</path> must be configured with your Linux partitions. Both of
137## For a dual-boot menu, add one or more of: 135## For a dual-boot menu, add one or more of:
138## bsd=/dev/hdaX, macos=/dev/hdaY, macosx=/dev/hdaZ 136## bsd=/dev/hdaX, macos=/dev/hdaY, macosx=/dev/hdaZ
139 137
140## our bootstrap partition:</comment> 138## our bootstrap partition:</comment>
141 139
142boot=/dev/hda9 140boot=/dev/hda1
143 141
144<comment>## ofboot is the openfirmware way to specify the bootstrap partition. 142<comment>## ofboot is the openfirmware way to specify the bootstrap partition.
145## If this isn't defined, yaboot fails on the G5 (unless you pass the necessary 143## If this isn't defined, yaboot fails on the G5 (unless you pass the necessary
146## arguments to the mkofboot/ybin program). 144## arguments to the mkofboot/ybin program).
147## hd:X means /dev/sdaX (or /dev/hdaX). 145## hd:X means /dev/sdaX (or /dev/hdaX).
148## 146##
149## G5 users should uncomment this line!! 147## G5 users should uncomment this line!!
150 148
151#ofboot=hd:9</comment> 149#ofboot=hd:1</comment>
152 150
153<comment>##hd: is open firmware speak for hda</comment> 151<comment>##hd: is open firmware speak for hda</comment>
154device=hd: 152device=hd:
155partition=11 153partition=3
156 154
157delay=5 155delay=5
158defaultos=macosx 156defaultos=macosx
159timeout=30 157timeout=30
160install=/usr/lib/yaboot/yaboot 158install=/usr/lib/yaboot/yaboot
164## This section can be duplicated if you have more than one kernel or set of 162## This section can be duplicated if you have more than one kernel or set of
165## boot options 163## boot options
166#################</comment> 164#################</comment>
167image=/boot/vmlinux 165image=/boot/vmlinux
168 label=Linux 166 label=Linux
169 root=/dev/hda11 167 root=/dev/hda3
170 sysmap=/boot/System.map 168 sysmap=/boot/System.map
171 read-only 169 read-only
172<comment>##################</comment> 170<comment>##################</comment>
173 171
174<comment>## G5 users should set 172<comment>## G5 users should set
214the BootX control panel (inside MacOS). We discuss this later in the 212the BootX control panel (inside MacOS). We discuss this later in the
215installation. 213installation.
216</p> 214</p>
217 215
218<p> 216<p>
217We provide some further help in our <uri link="/doc/en/gentoo-ppc-faq.xml">PPC
218FAQ</uri>.
219</p>
220
221<p>
219For now, continue with <uri link="?part=1&amp;chap=10">Installing Necessary 222For now, continue with <uri link="?part=1&amp;chap=10">Installing Necessary
220System Tools</uri>. 223System Tools</uri>.
221</p> 224</p>
222 225
223</body> 226</body>

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