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 +====== Linux on a PowerPC Mac using a USB drive ======
  
 +Works on an iBook G4 running Debian 8.
 +
 +===== Preparing the USB stick =====
 +
 +Just ''​dd''​ the linux iso to the device:\\
 +''​dd if=[PATH_TO_ISO] of=/​dev/​sd[X]''​ (remember to select the **whole** device !)
 +
 +===== Booting on the USB stick with OpenFirmware =====
 +
 +''​boot usb[N_PORT]/​disk@1,​[BOOTLOADER PATH WITH FUCKING ANTISLASHES]''​
 +
 +Examples using USB port 0:\\
 +''​boot usb0/​disk@1:,​\boot\yaboot #For ttylinux''​\\
 +''​boot usb0/​disk@1:,​\install\yaboot #For debian''​
 +
 +===== Installation =====
 +
 +Just follow the installation procedure.
 +
 +===== Post installation =====
 +
 +If you don't want to become surd, you can execute this command:\\
 +''​echo /​sys/​devices/​temperatures/​limit_adjust > 10''​