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Re: error in debian linux for sparc disc 1



On Tue, 2002-08-20 at 14:59, Ben Collins wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 20, 2002 at 02:52:54PM -0400, Michael Dunlap wrote:
> > I don't know if this has been brought up yet - if so I apologize.
> > 
> > I used jigdo to create disc 1 for debian sparc linux 3.0.  It boots into
> > SILO but then cannot continue - the /boot/silo.conf file points to 
> > /boot/sparc64.gz to continue the boot process. That file does not exist
> > - 
> > rather /boot/sparc64 exists.  I can get this stage to load by typing 
> > /boot/sparc64 at the boot: prompt but it errors out in a kernel panic
> > when it tries to continue.  I've done everything I can think of to get
> > it to work.
> > 
> > Does anyone have a suggestion on how I could proceed with this?  Many
> > thanks,
> 
> Do this instead:
> 
> SILO boot: /boot/sparc64 initrd=/dists/stable/main/disks-sparc/current/images-1.44/root.bin

Thanks for the quick response!  When I do that I get this message:

Loading initial ramdisk....
Fast Data Access MMU Miss
ok

and I'm stuck again. :(

-Michael


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