ia64/72128: 5.3-beta6 doesn't boot

Jens Axboe axboe at kernel.dk
Thu Oct 21 13:30:35 PDT 2004

The following reply was made to PR ia64/72128; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Jens Axboe <axboe at kernel.dk>
To: Arun Sharma <arun.sharma at intel.com>
Cc: Mark Linimon <linimon at freebsd.org>, freebsd-bugs at freebsd.org,
	freebsd-gnats-submit at freebsd.org
Subject: Re: ia64/72128: 5.3-beta6 doesn't boot
Date: Thu, 21 Oct 2004 22:21:06 +0200

 On Thu, Oct 21 2004, Arun Sharma wrote:
 > Jens Axboe wrote:
 > >Hi,
 > >
 > >Here's the memmap on my box:
 > >
 > >Shell> memmap
 > Looks pretty similar to my 4GB box. It looks like your serial console is 
 > working fine for EFI. Could you please check the settings for the kernel 
 > in the boot loader ?
 > I use something like:
 > hw.uart.console="io:0x2f8,br:57600"
 > Your baud rate might be different. But you certainly need to change the 
 > io to 0x2f8 (COM2) from the default of 0x3f8 (COM1) on the Tiger.
 That might just be it, I actually suspected this earlier today. But I
 thought the serial port on the tiger _was_ on 0x3f8. I'll give it a shot
 tomorrow, thanks.
 Jens Axboe

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