Debian Buster/Sid PPC64

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Debian Buster/Sid PPC64

Postby xeno74 » Mon Oct 16, 2017 11:18 pm

Hi All,

I created a small image of Debian Buster/Sid PPC64 today. I recommend to use it if you have any problems with Adrian's ISOs. Please increase the partition with GParted after you copied the image to an empty partition. I had to decrease the partition a little bit and after that I was able to increase the partition.

Download: debian-9.0-ppc64.img

root (password "amigaone")
amigaone (password "amigaone")

First steps

  1. Configure your network device with dhclient
  2. Check the network device with ip a
  3. Update the package index with apt-get update
  4. Install Xorg with apt-get install xorg
  5. After that you could install the MATE desktop with apt-get install mate-desktop-environment-extras
  6. Then you could install a display manager for example "lightdm" with apt-get install lightdm
  7. Afterwards reboot your AmigaOne

Screenshot of Debian Buster/Sid PPC64 with the RC5 of kernel 4.14 on an AmigaOne X5000:

Image

Cheers,
Christian
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Re: Debian Buster/Sid PPC64

Postby xeno74 » Fri Feb 09, 2018 5:09 pm

[X5000] Debian PPC64: fpsqrt instruction emulation support

Download libs with fpsqrt instruction emulation support: glibc-2.26-ppc64-powerpc64.tgz — Thanks to Bas Vermeulen
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Re: Debian Buster/Sid PPC64

Postby xeno74 » Fri Feb 09, 2018 8:19 pm

I uploaded the libs with fpsqrt instruction emulation support for the X5000. Please test them with Debian Buster/Sid PPC64 on your X5000.

Download: glibc-2.26-ppc64-powerpc64.tgz
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