Re: Debian on SunBlade 1000
Tuesday, June 21, 2005, 8:28:24 AM, you wrote:
> From: Jon Biddell <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Date: Tue, 21 Jun 2005 18:21:33 +1000
>> Every single time I boot, from any of the Sarge install images,
>> I get the dreaded "Fast Data Access MMU Miss" message.
>> Interestingly though I can boot from Solaris 10, and from a
>> Gentoo install CD with no problems.
>> Can anyone offer any clues as to how to get around this ?
> The current stable tftpboot images should work.
> Sarge is from before proper UltraSPARC-III support was added to
> the boot loader.
Well, after some uttering of obscenities (mainly directed at the
never-to-sufficiently-damned Windows box !!) I got tftp and rarp
working on my Debian laptop and Voila ! We have the debian installer
Now comes the fun part - hardware detection. It tries to load the
qlogicisp SCSI driver and says it's having problems loading it, so it
can't see my two 73Gb FC drives.