Re: SunBlade 100 install hangs
I have the exact same problem on an Ultra 5. I have tried the forums at
sun.com but still havent found an answer. I would like to see if anyone on
this list has an idea about this.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Marc Horowitz" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Saturday, January 17, 2004 10:40 PM
Subject: SunBlade 100 install hangs
> I just tried following the instructions posted here
> a few weeks ago, and I cannot make it work.
> When I netboot either the 4 Dec or 5 Dec tftpboot.img from
> phunnypharm, the OBP (version 4.10.6) says
> Remapping the kernel... done.
> Booting Linux...
> Then hangs forever. If I try to use
> or the 5 Dec variant, either the linux or rescue target, I get
> Uncompressing image...
> <spinny thing>
> Decompression error: uncompressed image too long - wouldn't fit into
> Error loading /dists/stable/main/disks-sparc/current/sparc64/vmlinuz
> mentions a 2.4.23 iso at
> <http://www.phunnypharm.org/pub/for/sparc-folks/sparc-mini.iso>, but
> it isn't there.
> What else should I try to get some sort of install going?
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