[OpenBIOS] Solaris anyone?
phantall at gmail.com
Fri May 13 21:01:30 CEST 2011
>> For some reason, the boot prompt's help system doesn't work correctly
>> with openbios, but it does with ss5.bin.
>> Lastly, it looks like qcow2 doesn't work (at least with solaris 8).
>> I tried with both bios'.
> That's interesting, since the guest should have no knowledge of the
> underlying storage mechanism being using in the host. Can you
> point to any more specific error messages (again, back on the list)
> to help people work out what is happening?
I re-tested a bit ago and I'm not running into issues with qcow2 now.
Must've been a fluke on my part.
I /am/ having trouble getting solaris to install on a custom partition
scheme, or getting it to boot from the mini-root it copies to the swap
partition ... but hopefully I'll be able to work my way through those
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