[Fedora-sparc] Install failure on Sun Blade 100
anthony_cicone at troweprice.com
Wed Jan 26 14:45:41 UTC 2011
You need to connect a serial console or your pc/latop and use HyperTerm to install. You then need to set the Openprom to the serial console.
setenv input-device ttyS0
setenv output-device ttyS0
From: sparc-bounces at lists.fedoraproject.org [mailto:sparc-bounces at lists.fedoraproject.org] On Behalf Of Matthias Runge
Sent: Tuesday, January 25, 2011 2:44 PM
To: sparc at lists.fedoraproject.org
Subject: Re: [Fedora-sparc] Install failure on Sun Blade 100
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
On 01/24/2011 10:34 PM, Fabio M. Di Nitto wrote:
> On 01/24/2011 08:45 AM, Matthias Runge wrote:
>> Hello list, dear fedorians,
>> a few days ago I got a Sun Blade 100. After debugging a miss-jumpered
>> hard drive I was able to install Solaris 10.
>> Net-Booting Fedora from
>> (tried different .img-files)
>> results in boot, freezing with the message:
>> console handover: boot [earlyprom0] real tty0
> It is possible that you are hitting this bug:
> we already fixed it upstream.
> sparc mailing list
> sparc at lists.fedoraproject.org
Thank you for your kind replies.
Sadly, I was hit by another bug(?): System boots until it halts with the message
console: colour dummy device 80x25
console [tty0] enabled, bootconsole disabled
looks like system switches to a console, I'm unable to view. Is there a chance to redirect the console to serial console (or else?)
I'm currently downloading latest debian-install build. If booting this, I'l put a note here.
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
Version: GnuPG v1.4.11 (GNU/Linux)
Comment: Using GnuPG with Fedora - http://enigmail.mozdev.org/
-----END PGP SIGNATURE-----
sparc mailing list
sparc at lists.fedoraproject.org
T. Rowe Price (including T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. and its affiliates) and its associates do not provide legal or tax advice. Any tax-related discussion contained in this e-mail, including any attachments, is not intended or written to be used, and cannot be used, for the purpose of (i) avoiding any tax penalties or (ii) promoting, marketing, or recommending to any other party any transaction or matter addressed herein. Please consult your independent legal counsel and/or professional tax advisor regarding any legal or tax issues raised in this e-mail.
The contents of this e-mail and any attachments are intended solely for the use of the named addressee(s) and may contain confidential and/or privileged information. Any unauthorized use, copying, disclosure, or distribution of the contents of this e-mail is strictly prohibited by the sender and may be unlawful. If you are not the intended recipient, please notify the sender immediately and delete this e-mail.
More information about the sparc