SUMMARY: Sparc 1 and cdrom

From: Rick Fincher (
Date: Tue Jul 25 2000 - 14:34:28 CDT

Hi Managers,

The correct answer, as everyone on the list seemed to know except me, was:

 b sd(0,6,2)

Thanks also for the info on Xkernel from several folks.

The original message was:
> > Hi Managers,
> >
> > One of our staff recently got an old Sparc 1 (that's right a 1 not even a
> > and we are trying to set it up as an X-Terminal for him. We don't know the
> > password and booting it from a cdrom is not working when we do a boot -cdrom
> > from the ok prompt.
> >
> > I don't have any experience with the old Sparc 1's. Is there something
> > that you have to do to get it to boot the OS CD from a cdrom drive?
> >
> > I assume it is Sparc 4c architecture and will work with Solaris up through
> > but not Solaris 8. Is this correct?
> >
> > Thanks in advance.
> >
> > Best Regards,
> >
> > Rick Fincher
> > Thunderbird Technologies, Inc.
> >

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