sun e250 installation woes.
pada0008 at gmail.com
Thu Jan 3 21:30:38 PST 2008
yes I am indeed using an attached keyboard and monitor. the box has a
graphics card and I acquired a sun type 5d keyboard. I'd rather not
use the serial console but if that's my only choice.
On Jan 4, 2008, at 12:22 AM, Royce Williams wrote:
> amilcar padilla wrote, on 1/3/2008 6:37 PM:
>> Hello, I am new to the mailing list.
>> I am sorry if this is an old
>> subject but I'm having issues installing freebsd sparc64 on a sun
>> enterprise 250 server. For some reason when I type "boot cdrom" at
>> ok prompt, the system hangs loading the kernel.
> Are you using a an attached keyboard and monitor? If so, the video
> card might not be supported. Try disconnecting the keyboard and
> monitor entirely and get a serial console working instead:
> Royce D. Williams - IP Engineering, ACS
> http://www.tycho.org/royce/ - PGP: 3FC087DB/1776A531
> Do only what only you can do. - Edsger Dijkstra
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