Re: Console on serial A
On Sun, Sep 23, 2001 at 04:17:19PM -0600, Alvaro F. Figueroa Cabezas wrote:
> > I'm trying to get a couple of Ultra-5s and an Ultra 10 to send the console
> > via serial A. WHat do I need to do? On Intel machines I need a new kernel.
> > Is this necessary on debian?
> You could do it at a PROM level, instead of a kernel level.
> Go to de prom, and set up the prom variables "output-device" and
> "input-device" to "ttyb" (the 9 pin serial) or to "ttya".
Or the prom variables "input-device" on "keyboard" and
"output-device" on "screen" and deconnect the keyboard.
If the SUN does not find a keyboard in fall back to using
ttya as the console.