Re: Problems booting on a Alpha1000A
Damien, I'm not sure about your problem or how to solve it. I'm
CC'ing the debian Alpha mailing list.
> We try to install the Debian distribution on a Alpha Server 1000A
> (noritake-primo) and we have some problems ....
> We have made two floppy disks installation (rescue.bin and drv1440.bin)
> These disks was made with dd
> At the SRM console prompt, we have entered : boot dva0
> At the console screen, theses lines appears :
> (boot dva0.0.0.1000.0 -flags 0.0)
> block 0 of dva0.0.0.1000.0 is a valid boot block
> jumping to bootstrapcode
> aboot : linux/alpha SRM bootloader version 0.5
> aboot : switching to OSF/1 PALCode version 1.22
> aboot : booted_dev = 'dva 0 1000 0 0 0 0 0', guessing boot_device = 'fd0'
> aboot : loading plain ....
> aboot : unexpected object file format 13
> aboot : loading compressed ....
> unzip : unknown compression method
> Enter kernel name and arguments
> aboot :
> We need really some helps ....
> Please reply directly to me as I am not subscribed to the list.
.....Adam Di Carlo....adam@onShore.com.....<URL:http://www.onShore.com/>