[OpenBIOS] [sparc64] Problematic pci at 0 and pci nodes in the device tree

Blue Swirl blauwirbel at gmail.com
Sat Jan 24 09:56:27 CET 2009

On 1/22/09, Mark Cave-Ayland <mark.cave-ayland at siriusit.co.uk> wrote:
> Jakub Jermar wrote:
> > I don't inspect the forth dictionaries directly because I am not strong
> > in Forth. I used indirect methods like starting the sparc64 qemu without
> > specifying the boot device and then manually navigating myself in the
> > OpenBIOS device tree using the standard commands such as dev / ls and
> > .properties.
> >
>  Ah I see. Can I ask which options you are using to start
> qemu-system-sparc64? If I start with "-nographic" then the system starts,
> but when the boot process stops with an error, the console freezes and I
> cannot manually enter forth commands.
>  If I use "-vnc :1" on qemu-system-sparc then when the boot fails, I can
> manually type forth commands into the interpreter; however adding the "-vnc
> :1" option on qemu-system-sparc64 causes it to crash on startup for me so I
> cannot do the same here :(

Should be fixed in Qemu r6391.

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