[slackintosh-users] Re: elf32(bit) newer G5's need elf64(bit) installer boot kernel

  • From: Adrian Ulrich <adrian@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: slackintosh-users@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 29 Nov 2005 20:04:07 +0100

> Our problem is simple no self respecting latter day G5 based Apple will 
> boot from a 32bit installer kernel. It must be a 64bit (also biarch 
> support needed .... i think) installer supplied with the distro, and 
> naturally the finally installed distro still needs the 64bit kernel etc.

Does yaboot itself work?

Hmm.. to build a 64bit-kernel, we would need to update our toolchain..


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