Sparc64 Installprobs

Tillman Hodgson tillman at
Sun Jan 30 13:28:25 PST 2005

On Sun, Jan 30, 2005 at 08:52:48PM +0000, Joel Cant wrote:
> Hi all
> Is it possible to install 5.3 on a sparc64 (Ultra 5) without using 
> serial console, I seem to get garbled consoles when I try to install via 
> normal screen and keyboard?

Try using a serial console and the 'n' (next) and 'p' (previous) keys
rather than the arrow keys. There are other ways, but this is probably
the easiest way to get an install finished quickly.


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