From: S Glasoe <srglasoe(a)comcast.net>
Subject: Re: [suse-ppc] partitioning with yast2 on iBook G3
YaST doesn't do ppc partitioning yet. You have to
do that manually
before installing. YaST may be used to format the
Linux partitions (swap, /, /home, etc) but _NOT_ the
Apple HFS types.
I thought that was fixed in the 10.0/release. I have been able to
partition on my old world macs with no problems. However, I have found
that if YaST attempts to format a partition with HFS that it will
fail(normally, it attempts to create a 40MB /boot partition with HFS).
Usually, I set 2 partitions, a swap and a / with Reiser and it
partitions and formats with no problems..... I haven't tried any of
the 10.1 pre-releases since Alpha 1, which refused to install. I also
do not have access to any new world macs. Further, I am only
installing and partitioning drives attached to an Adaptec 2940U2W
controller, not the onboard MESH or NCRs. Perhaps it has to do with an
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