SUMMARY: X1 won't jumpstart

From: Avleen Vig <>
Date: Mon Jun 03 2002 - 07:02:52 EDT
Sun advise users to download '' and install it
to update the Jumpstart image, so that the X1's can be jumpstarted.

Unfortunately there appear to be syntax errors on lines 234, 271 and 306
of the install script.

There is a line that reads:
  <some variable>=`echo "$p" | sed -e 's/[[:(].*$//'`

The expression is broken and should read:
  `echo "$p" | sed -e 's/[:(].*$//'`

Correcting this allows patches to install correctly and jumpstarts to

Thanks go to my brain for deciding to engage at 3:30am

Sun will be informed.

On Mon, 3 Jun 2002, Avleen Vig wrote:

> I can't be the only person having the problem.
> I'm trying to jumpstart a Netra X1, but get the following error:
> Cannot load drivers for /pci@1f,0/ethernet@c
> Can't load the root filesystem
> Type  'go' to resume
> ok
> I've tried to update my image as described in SunSolve DocID 26310 (patch:
> but that hasn't helpped in the slightest.
> Any help would be appreciated

Avleen Vig
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Received on Mon Jun 3 07:07:49 2002

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