Re: efi/idrac blues
- In reply to: Emmanuel Vadot : "Re: efi/idrac blues"
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Date: Tue, 10 May 2022 05:15:14 UTC
> On 9 May 2022, at 14:30, Emmanuel Vadot <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > > On Mon, 9 May 2022 11:18:40 +0300 > Daniel Braniss <email@example.com> wrote: > >> hi, >> the host is a Dell R720, at the moment booting diskless, and with either pxeboot or loader.efi, >> no matter what magic I try, can?t get the shell output to the SOL console. >> the kernel messages show up ok, and also the Login: but no rc/shell output. >> >> any ideas? >> >> thanks, >> danny > > Set boot_serial=YES in /boot/loader.conf > If you still want video output you need also to add boot_multicons=YES > > Cheers, > > -- > Emmanuel Vadot <firstname.lastname@example.org> <email@example.com> that is too easy :-), without those lines NOTHING comes out via the serial-over-lan the thing is that: BIOS messages OK boot and menu messages OK kernel messages OK rc stuff : nothing!!! then the Login: appears. setting console=‘comconsole” there IS video output!! except no boot menu but serial is all ok, go figure danny