Date: Thu, 30 Mar 2006 23:06:43 +0200
Subject: Re: [Nubus-pmac-users] How about the PowerBook 500 PPC
From: email@example.com (Tobias Netzel)
I read the Apple Developer Note for the PowerBook 500.
It is indeed nearly the same machine as the PowerBook 2300.
What is the exact type of your PB500 and what expansions does it have?
And as you already got a nearly successful bootup I think it will be
possible to get it working.
What kernel image did you use exactly?
I could easily disable the IDE driver in the kernel sources but I'd like to
have the kernel automatically not loading it because it can determine what
type of machine it is running on.
It would be *VERY* helpful and might even be necessary that you connect
another macintosh or whatever computer to the serial port and tell the
kernel to redirect the output to the serial port.
Do you have got the possibility to connect your PB to another computer via a