Re: Problems with an Ultra 5
firstname.lastname@example.org (Tyler) writes:
> I was unable to get a null modem cable working, hooked up to a linux box,
> trying both minicom, and uucp's cu... I would really love to get this
> option working, does it need to be enabled by a jumper on the mainboard, or
> in the OBP settings somewhere?
Unplug your keyboard and the Sun will use the serial console.
> Anyone have any OBP documentation? Suns site seems to want a service
> contract for anything useful on their site.
Nope, http://docs.sun.com is your friend.
> I did however, get another monitor hooked up that supports the higher
> resolution (what a pita that 1024x768 doesn't work), and low and behold,
> the system comes to life,
There's an OBP setting to change the default resolution but I can't
remember on top of my head (nevermind, you want to change output-device).