Re: boot CD/Floppy fot sun4u (UltraSPARC 5/10)
will try this on Monday @ work with a better Internet connection. do you
have an idea what's wrong with 2.2r7?
yes, I saw the info about the OpenBoot bug preventing from booting
floppies... downloaded a patch from Sun. did not applied yet, but maybe will
try if CDs still not work.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Ben Collins" <email@example.com>
To: "Nikolaj Uzunow" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Saturday, August 10, 2002 8:47 PM
Subject: Re: boot CD/Floppy fot sun4u (UltraSPARC 5/10)
> On Sat, Aug 10, 2002 at 08:38:22PM +0200, Nikolaj Uzunow wrote:
> > hi All,
> > has anyone prepared boot CDs for this platform?
> > I prepared 1st CD for Debian 2.2r7, but cannot boot from it using 'boot
> > cdrom' (yes, I made it bootable - CD from CD image in Adaptec's EasyCD).
> Use Debian 3.0. You can use this netinst ISO (works pretty well):
> > btw - I was also unable to boot from a floppy...
> Most UltraSPARC's cannot boot from floppy at all.
> Debian - http://www.debian.org/
> Linux 1394 - http://linux1394.sourceforge.net/
> Subversion - http://subversion.tigris.org/
> Deqo - http://www.deqo.com/