SUMMARY: ethernet troubles..

From: Linda Lancki (
Date: Thu Oct 07 1993 - 16:09:22 CDT

i wrote:

> Help.. Somehow our ethernet configurations got messed up on our file server.
> I know how to fix the problem but I've been unable to boot the machine even in
> single user mode without getting into an infinite loop of it trying to use the
> ethernet.. Why is this so?? I should be able to boot single user mode to
> fix the problem.. Does anybody have any suggestions?? This is somewhat of
> an emergency considering this is our file server..
> configuration: Sparc10/30, SunOS 4.1.3

well, the general consensus was to load miniroot via cdrom, mount the
filesystem and fix the problem.. many thanks to the following for their
quick/precise responses.. (Glenn Satchell - Uniq Professional Services)
leigh grundhoefer <> Wed Oct 6 15:44:00 1993 (Bill Walker) Wed Oct 6 09:39:26 1993
stern@sunne.East.Sun.COM (Hal Stern - NE Area Systems Engineer) (Irene Bermiso)
Barney Quinn <>
mkabot@treestump.TreeWare.Com (Mike Kabot) (Glenn Newell) (Russ Poffenberger)
Mark Glidden <> (Mike Wagner)
Elmar Kurgpold <ekurgpol@Law.USC.EDU>
Dan Stromberg - OAC-DCS <>
David Fong <dsf@NSD.3Com.COM> (Robert M. Kuhn)
Richard J. Niziak <>
David Sansom <> (Michael G. Harrington)

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