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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>
24<p> 24<p>
25Several bootloaders exist for Linux/PPC. We have <uri link="#yaboot">yaBoot</uri> 25Several bootloaders exist for Linux/PPC. We have <uri link="#yaboot">yaBoot</uri>
26(for NewWorld Apple and IBM machines) and <uri link="#bootx">BootX</uri> (for 26(for NewWorld Apple and IBM machines) and <uri link="#bootx">BootX</uri> (for
27OldWorld Apple and IBM machines). The Pegasos does not require a bootloader. 27OldWorld Apple and IBM machines). The Pegasos does not require a bootloader.
28You cannot use yaBoot or BootX on them at this time. Pegasus users should 28You cannot use yaBoot or BootX on them at this time. Pegasus users should
29therefore continue with <uri link="?part=1&amp;chap=10">Installing Necessary 29therefore continue with <uri link="#reboot">Rebooting the System</uri>.
30System Tools</uri>.
31</p> 30</p>
32 31
33</body> 32</body>
34</subsection> 33</subsection>
35</section> 34</section>
98default/boot OS), make sure to rerun <c>ybin -v</c> to apply changes to the 97default/boot OS), make sure to rerun <c>ybin -v</c> to apply changes to the
99bootstrap partition. 98bootstrap partition.
100</p> 99</p>
101 100
102<p> 101<p>
103Now continue with <uri link="?part=1&amp;chap=10">Installing Necessary System 102Now continue with <uri link="#reboot">Rebooting the System</uri>.
104Tools</uri>.
105</p> 103</p>
106 104
107</body> 105</body>
108</subsection> 106</subsection>
109<subsection id="manual_yaboot"> 107<subsection id="manual_yaboot">
189</p> 187</p>
190 188
191<p> 189<p>
192For more information on yaboot, take a look at the <uri 190For more information on yaboot, take a look at the <uri
193link="http://penguinppc.org/projects/yaboot">yaboot project</uri>. For 191link="http://penguinppc.org/projects/yaboot">yaboot project</uri>. For
194now, continue the installation with <uri link="?part=1&amp;chap=10">Installing 192now, continue the installation with <uri link="#reboot">Rebooting the
195Necessary System Tools</uri>. 193System</uri>.
196</p> 194</p>
197 195
198</body> 196</body>
199</subsection> 197</subsection>
200</section> 198</section>
205<impo> 203<impo>
206BootX can only be used on OldWorld Apple and IBM systems! 204BootX can only be used on OldWorld Apple and IBM systems!
207</impo> 205</impo>
208 206
209<p> 207<p>
210If you want to use BootX, then you don't have to do anything at this 208BootX requires that you reboot first. So, let's reboot shall we :)
211stage. However, after rebooting, you will have to some configuration in
212the BootX control panel (inside MacOS). We discuss this later in the
213installation.
214</p>
215
216<p> 209</p>
217We provide some further help in our <uri link="/doc/en/gentoo-ppc-faq.xml">PPC 210
218FAQ</uri>.
219</p> 211<p>
220 212First exit the chrooted environment and unmount all mounted partitions, then
213type in the one magical command you have been waiting for: <c>reboot</c>.
221<p> 214</p>
222For now, continue with <uri link="?part=1&amp;chap=10">Installing Necessary 215
223System Tools</uri>. 216<pre caption="Exiting the chroot, unmounting all partitions and rebooting">
217# <i>exit</i>
218cdimage ~# <i>umount /mnt/gentoo/proc /mnt/gentoo</i>
219cdimage ~# <i>reboot</i>
220</pre>
221
224</p> 222<p>
223Of course, don't forget to remove the bootable CD, otherwise the CD will be
224booted again instead of Mac OS X.
225</p>
225 226
227<p>
228Now your machine is booted in MacOS, open the BootX control panel. Select
229<c>Options</c> and uncheck <c>Used specified RAM disk</c>. When you return to
230the BootX main screen, you will now find an option to specify your machine's
231root disk and partition. Fill these in with the appropriate values.
232</p>
233
234<p>
235BootX can be configured to start Linux upon boot. If you do this, you will first
236see your machine boot into MacOS then, during startup, BootX will load and start
237Linux. See the <uri link="http://penguinppc.org/projects/bootx/">BootX home
238page</uri> for more information.
239</p>
240
241<p>
242Now reboot again and boot into Linux, then continue with <uri
243link="?part=1&amp;chap=11">Finalizing your Gentoo Installation</uri>.
244</p>
245
246</body>
247</section>
248<section id="rebooting">
249<title>Rebooting the System</title>
250<subsection>
226</body> 251<body>
252
253<p>
254Exit the chrooted environment and unmount all mounted partitions. Then type in
255that one magical command you have been waiting for: <c>reboot</c>.
256</p>
257
258<pre caption="Exiting the chroot, unmounting all partitions and rebooting">
259# <i>exit</i>
260cdimage ~# <i>umount /mnt/gentoo/boot /mnt/gentoo/proc /mnt/gentoo</i>
261cdimage ~# <i>reboot</i>
262</pre>
263
264<p>
265Of course, don't forget to remove the bootable CD, otherwise the CD will be
266booted again instead of your new Gentoo system.
267</p>
268
269<p>
270Once rebooted in your Gentoo installation, finish up with <uri
271link="?part=1&amp;chap=11">Finalizing your Gentoo Installation</uri>.
272</p>
273
274</body>
275</subsection>
227</section> 276</section>
228</sections> 277</sections>

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