sparc64/95297: vt100 term does not work in install

Patrick Oonk Patrick at
Tue Apr 4 09:10:45 UTC 2006

>Number:         95297
>Category:       sparc64
>Synopsis:       vt100 term does not work in install
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    freebsd-sparc64
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   current-users
>Arrival-Date:   Tue Apr 04 09:10:15 GMT 2006
>Originator:     Patrick Oonk
>Release:        6.0-RELEASE
Pine Digital Security
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I am trying to install FreeBSD 6.0 on a Sparc U10.
I am using a DEC VT-420 terminal in VT-100 mode.
The installer does not show any highlighting nor do
the cursor keys work. Installing is impossible.
Hook up a DEC VT-420 to a Sparc U10 and try to install FreeBSD 6.0


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