Yaboot is an OpenFirmware bootloader for Open Firmware based machines. It is known to work on "NewWorld" class powermacs (iMac and all machines released after it), RS/6000, and possibly other OF based CHRP machines. "OldWorld" PowerMacs (with the built-in MacOS ROM) are not supported.
Author: Ethan Benson <erbenson [at] alaska [dot] net>
Maintainer: Rene Rebe <rene [at] t2-project [dot] org>
Remark: Does cross compile (as setup and patched in T2).
T2 source: gcc34.patch
T2 source: no-etc-yaboot.patch
T2 source: powerpc64.patch
T2 source: stone_mod_yaboot.sh
T2 source: strip.patch
T2 source: yaboot.cache
T2 source: yaboot.conf
T2 source: yaboot.desc
Build time (on reference hardware): 4609% (relative to binutils)2
Installed size (on reference hardware): 0.79 MB, 69 files
Installed files (on reference hardware): n.a.
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2) Compatible with Linux From Scratch's "Standard Build Unit" (SBU).