[OpenBIOS] Solaris anyone?

Nathan Kunkee nkunkee42 at hotmail.com
Fri Sep 9 04:20:21 CEST 2011

  On 06/ 8/11 12:26 PM, Tarl Neustaedter wrote:
> On 2011-Jun-8 11:42 , Nathan Kunkee wrote:
>> > I don't suppose you could supply the complete output from above under
>> > OBP for comparison? It would be interesting to see if it is the next
>> > module which is failing, exactly which module it is.
>> >
>> >
>> I'll work on getting the full listing for each combination for 
>> comparison, but what I recall from last night is that each one 
>> stopped in the same place, after fcp0 or audiocs0, depending.
> I don't know if this will work, but see if you can boot kadb ("boot 
> cdrom:d kadb -s"), and then break into Solaris when it's stuck.
> The potential problems with this:
> - I don't know if the cdrom has kadb on it
> - I don't know if Solaris will respond to a <break> that early in the 
> game
> If it does, a "$c" will show you the stack and probably tell us where 
> we're getting stuck. You may have to issue a ":c" (continue) early in 
> the boot process to get kadb to finish loading Solaris.
kadb is available on the cdrom, however, it stops at the same place as a 
regular boot. Also, I've had no luck interrupting the boot process.


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