Installation

Important Notice:
These pages include obsolete information. We keep these pages for users of older versions of YDL.
All products on the hardware list are already EOL.

Advisories

Before you install, see Technical Advisories

Installing YDL

Yellow Dog Linux (YDL PowerStation, PS3, and Apple):

* REVIEW TECH ADVISORIES FOR GAMEOS VERSION ISSUES BEFORE INSTALLING YDL!

Installing YDEL

v6.x Installation Guides (PS3, GA-180, QS2x):

Yellow Dog Linux v2.x-5.x Guide Archives

The Guides to Installation for versions of Yellow Dog Linux which are no longer available, are found in the archives.

Free Install Support

If you did NOT purchase YDEL and require assistance, we highly encourage you to:

  • These are the basic questions we ask our paying customers, questions which are likely to help you gain your own solution.
  • Subscribe to one or more mailing lists where Yellow Dog Linux users share their experience and success.
  • Seach, Join the Yellow Dog Linux Board.
  • Jump on the YDL IRC channel at #yellowdog 'irc.freenode.net'.
  • Search the mailing list archives using the search feature at the bottom of each Fixstars web page.

Paid Install Support

Please consider the purchase of Yellow Dog Enterprise Linux subscription. YDEL is a board support package built upon the Yellow Dog Linux OS, coupled with support for every Cell/B.E. based system on the market today.