On Sun, 2005-02-06 at 23:15 +1100, Mike MacCana wrote:
Fedora Core 3 works on the Mac Mini. Went through Colin's
last night and got it installed. X, Apple Bluetooth Mouse and Keyboard,
dual booting, DVD playing, etc. all work seamlessly. Thanks for all your
Rock! We have a kernel that works
Was this rawhide or FC-3 (fedorappc release)?
1. Colin, I'm gonna send you a diff of your instructions to contain
stuff for Mini users, as well as clear some things up I found confusing.
Before I finish, though, I have to know: is the boot.iso askmethod
install mandatory for all installs? I did a network install for various
Sure, diff away.
Not really; linux askmethod was so we could get CDROM installs going. I
think we need to fix anaconda, so the doco in place at hte moment makes
room for that
2. Wade: installed system-config-soundcard-1.2.10-2wm (thanks for
work), the soundcard is detected (the tools says it'll use snd_powermac)
but I can't hear anything when the test sound is played (I hear there's
something weird with volume control on the card - maybe that's it?). On
the console, I get
'amixer: Mixer attach default error: No such device'
I know this sounds silly, but running strace doesn't seem to show the
device its looking for. Maybe I'm blind.
What does your /etc/modprobe.conf look for sound? Paste the output here
Colin Charles, byte(a)aeon.com.my
"First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you,
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