Troubleshooting SPARCstation LX

Don THX1138 at dakotacom.net
Tue Aug 8 20:52:11 CDT 2006


Scott Quinn wrote:
>> Yes...but there's an easier way.
>>
>> Leave input-device set to keyboard and output-device set to screen, and
>> simply unplug the keyboard.  When it can't find the keyboard, it
>> switches over to ttya for input and output on its own.
>  
> The point I was pontificating and pondering as a possibility presumes, perhaps, prior persons
> preselecting port 1 or 2 for the console, and since the OBP was directing output there, you wouldn't
> get output on the screen, which was the initial problem in the post,

Would't my suggestion of "verify keyboar attached; STOP-N"
do the trick?



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