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18 October 2011

Yaboot 1.3.17 is released.

MD5:            f599f52d1887a86fd798252d2946f635  yaboot-1.3.17.tar.gz
SHA1:	672011dbcd35890ae984ede6ddfcda0a75221115  yaboot-1.3.17.tar.gz
Key features are:
The upcomming 1.3.18 release will focus on ofpath updates.

19 July 2010

Yaboot 1.3.15 tarball updated.

Due to a silly typo the yaboot-1.3.15.tar.gz was pretty much useless. I've updated the tarball. Sorry all.

MD5:            6027909805490b644816e800aba9f5a6  yaboot-1.3.15.tar.gz
SHA1:	7f394d81522fe1e7aed9daf8ad06568d6b74267f  yaboot-1.3.15.tar.gz
Thanks to acrux for pointing out the problem.

16 July 2010

Yaboot 1.3.16 is released.

$ sha1sum yaboot-1.3.16.tar.gz
6c87bb041e8dc569b624d99ec5a5d53c8911319f  yaboot-1.3.16.tar.gz

16 July 2010

Change in policy for patch inclusion

Yaboot will now be following a process similar to the linux kernel's Any patch submitted for inclusion in yaboot must have a "Signed-Off-By" stating that the submitter agrees with the "Developer's Certificate of Origin" (DCO). The DCO can be found in the root of the yaboot source directory from 1.3.16 on.

16 July 2010

Yaboot 1.3.15 is released.

$ sha1sum yaboot-1.3.15.tar.gz
8f74d491a6f5bcbe0359e65c7738bf3fdbc69c54  yaboot-1.3.15.tar.gz

26 May 2009

Announcing new Maintainer

After several years of service to the yaboot community Paul Nasrat has handed care of yaboot to Tony Breeds

16 May 2007

yaboot 1.3.14 released

A little late yaboot 1.3.14 is now released - next release planned for January 18.

sha1sum yaboot-1.3.14.tar.gz 
2bf7594a921075371acf468a46776d0f93e315a6  yaboot-1.3.14.tar.gz

23 April 2006

I've setup git for yaboot development. I'll be using this rather than arch:

git clone git://ozlabs.org/srv/projects/yaboot/yaboot.git

Yaboot Overview

Yaboot is a PowerPC bootloader for Open Firmware based machines including New World Apple Macintosh, IBM RS/6000, IBM pSeries and IBM OpenPower machines.

Getting Yaboot

As well as the development and release tarballs below, you can access the yaboot git repository at: http://git.ozlabs.org/?p=yaboot.git


Source tarballyaboot-1.3.17.tar.gz 219.1kB

Older versions are available here.

Development snapshots

No downloads are available at the moment.


Please consult the ChangeLog and git history to see contributors to yaboot.

yaboot is currently maintained by Tony Breeds

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