vivek at khera.org
Sun Jul 30 03:15:26 UTC 2006
On Jul 27, 2006, at 10:57 PM, Denny Reiter wrote:
> I just received a Sunfire X4100 and I'm trying to get FreeBSD 6.1
> to boot on it. It seems to stall when trying to poll UMASS, which
> I got past once by booting into safe mode, but not every time.
> Does anybody have any pointers on getting it working? The one time
> I did get anywhere, I got a screen asking for my country, but the
> remote console seemed to have quit working. I've also tried a PS2
> keyboard connected to a USB adapter and it seems to see it as kbd1,
> but doesn't seem to be useable, even from the BIOS.
6.0-REL works on this box. perhaps try that. we are planning to
upgrade to 6.1 soon. we do have a new x4100 in the office on which
we'll install 6.1 so i'll report back any problems we might encounter.
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