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Re: jessie powermac yboot: ybin fails




Rick Thomas composed on 2018-03-02 04:17 (UTC-0800):

> Felix Miata wrote:

>> # ybin
>> ofpath: Device: /dev/ata-ST is not supported
>> ybin: Unable to determine OpenFirmware path for macosx=/dev/disk/by-id/ata-ST340015A_5LA13M03-part10 macosx=/dev/hda10
>> ybin: Try specifying the real OpenFirmware path for macosx=/dev/disk/by-id/ata-ST340015A_5LA13M03-part10 macosx=/dev/hda10 in /etc/yaboot.conf

>> I tried to add cmdline options via /etc/yaboot.conf, but as above, ybin fails. I've
>> looked at https://www.debian.org/ports/powerpc/inst/yaboot-howto/index.en.html#contents
>> over and over, and the yaboot.conf and ybin man pages, and cannot figure out which
>> partition is the OpenFirmware path that I apparently need to give ybin with the -o
>> option. Can anyone see from what follows what it would be, or tell me how to find it,
>> or what else I'm missing? Is the partition labeled bootstrap (sda13) the same as the
>> OpenFirmware partition?

>> # ls -l /dev/disk/by-id/*M03
>> lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 9 Feb 28 03:13 /dev/disk/by-id/ata-ST340015A_5LA13M03 -> ../../sda

>> # ls -l /dev/disk/by-label/
>> total 0
>> lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 11 Feb 28 04:04 bootstrap -> ../../sda13
>> lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 11 Feb 28 03:13 ST40-OSX -> ../../sda10

>> # parted -l /dev/sda
>> Model: ATA ST340015A (scsi)
>> Disk /dev/sda: 40.0GB
>> Sector size (logical/physical): 512B/512B
>> Partition Table: mac
>> Disk Flags:

>> Number  Start   End     Size    File system     Name                  Flags
>> 1      512B    32.8kB  32.3kB                  Apple
>> 2      32.8kB  61.4kB  28.7kB                  Macintosh
>> 3      61.4kB  90.1kB  28.7kB                  Macintosh
>> 4      90.1kB  119kB   28.7kB                  Macintosh
>> 5      119kB   147kB   28.7kB                  Macintosh
>> 6      147kB   410kB   262kB                   Macintosh
>> 7      410kB   672kB   262kB                   Macintosh
>> 8      672kB   934kB   262kB                   Patch Partition
>> 13      934kB   135MB   134MB   hfs             Yaboot                boot
>> 10      135MB   20.0GB  19.9GB  hfs+            Apple_HFS_Untitled_1
>> 9      20.0GB  20.9GB  900MB   linux-swap(v1)  swap                  swap
>> 11      20.9GB  31.9GB  11.0GB  ext4            jessieRoot
>> 12      31.9GB  40.0GB  8109MB  ext4            LinuxHome

>> # blkid /dev/sda1
>> /dev/sda1: PARTLABEL="Apple"
>> # blkid /dev/sda2
>> /dev/sda2: PARTLABEL="Macintosh" # &3-7
>> # blkid /dev/sda8
>> /dev/sda8: PARTLABEL="Patch Partition"

>> # ofpath /dev/sda
>> /pci@f4000000/ata-6@d/@1

> You’re more likely to get an answer to this on the powerpc list, so I CC’ed them.

> Also, it would be helpful to see what your /etc/yaboot.conf looks like.

boot="/dev/disk/by-id/ata-ST340015A_5LA13M03-part13"
device=/pci@f4000000/ata-6@d/@1
partition=11
root="UUID=3d6512d0-21d2-410f-bf71-2fb2dbdb94e5"
timeout=300
delay=16
install=/usr/lib/yaboot/yaboot
magicboot=/usr/lib/yaboot/ofboot
enablecdboot
macosx="/dev/disk/by-id/ata-ST340015A_5LA13M03-part10"

image=/boot/vmlinux
	label=curKernelShell
	alias=3
	read-only
	initrd=/boot/initrd.img
	append="splash=0 ipv6.disable=1 net.ifnames=0 noresume vga=791 video=1024x768 3"

image=/boot/vmlinux.old
	label=prvKernel
	alias=p
	read-only
	initrd=/boot/initrd.img.old
	append="splash=0 ipv6.disable=1 net.ifnames=0 noresume vga=791 video=1280x800"

image=/boot/vmlinux
	label=GUIcurKernel
	alias=5
	read-only
	initrd=/boot/initrd.img
	append="splash=0 ipv6.disable=1 net.ifnames=0 noresume vga=791 video=1024x768 5"

image=/boot/vmlinux
	label=NoSMP
	alias=s
	read-only
	initrd=/boot/initrd.img
	append="splash=0 ipv6.disable=1 net.ifnames=0 noresume vga=791 video=1024x768 5"

macosx=/dev/hda10
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