This tool allows to boot linux-m68k from a floppy on a macintosh such as MacII or Quadra 610. With it, you can create rescue disk, or remove the MacOS partition (needed by the legacy penguin booter) from your HD.

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EMILE source tree is now managed under GIT.

You can access to EMILE sources with

git clone git://gitorious.org/emile/mainline.git emile


git clone http://git.gitorious.org/emile/mainline.git emile

Sat, 06 Sep 2008 09:30:41 -0000

EMILE 0.12 has been released.

It introduces multiboot and ext2 support.

Mon, 04 Aug 2008 11:18:06 -0000

I'd like to thank Eric Shattow for the donation of a Mac mystic:

Thank you Eric, this is a wonderful gift !

Sun, 27 Jul 2008 14:54:32 -0000

I'll be at Ottawa for the Linux Symposium for my (real) job between 26th of june and 1st of july.

If you want to offer me a (canadian) beer, I think it's the good place.

Wed, 06 Jun 2007 22:45:22 -0000

EMILE 0.11 is released.

This is a minor feature enhancement release.

It introduces:
- better SCSI management (wait unit is ready)
- allow to create a bootable CDROM

You can try http://vivierlaurent.free.fr/Debian_3.1_r0a_m68k_Bin-1-boot.img

if you want to see a video showing EMILE booting Linux on SE/30 follow this link: http://emile.sourceforge.net/
(or http://vivierlaurent.free.fr/EMILE_ON_SE30.MP4\)
Rescue disk has been tested on: LCII, Performa 450 (LCIII), LC475, Mac SE/30, Quadra 610, Quadra 800, Quadra 840


Wed, 28 Mar 2007 21:33:33 -0000