Yokemate of Keyboards
Posts: 10460 from 2003/5/22
>>>> I don't think the Pegasos can boot from a card with PPC/OF ROM.
>>> Oh, it will boot - and more perfect than you expect! OF is smart!
>> You successfully tried to boot from a card with PPC/OF ROM?
> yes [...]! It's not a special card for PPC-OF - it's a normal SCSI-Card for X86 PCs.
So actually, you did *not* try to boot from a card with PPC/OF ROM. How do you know this would work with the Pegasos then?
> Seems MacOF does'nt recognize cards with X86-ROM-code (seems to be
> the same problem as X86-GraphicCards have). [...] I think there is no way
> to boot the Kernel from a SCSI-card without PPC-ROM-code on it......
Exactly. And AFAIK, the Pegasos OF doesn't recognize graphics cards with PPC/OF ROM. Why should this be different with SCSI or SATA cards with PPC/OF ROM?