MicroVAX II Problem
willisjo at zianet.com
Fri Mar 4 00:04:26 CST 2005
Here's the output from the system when connected to a terminal:
Performing normal system tests.
No dead-sergeant prompt >>>
It used to also have 2..1.. and then go to the >>>
John Willis <willisjo at zianet.com> wrote:
> system would actually begin its power-on tests (F...E...D...C... etc.),
> however, it hangs at 3. From what I could find in DEC documentation,
> this is a "spurious interrupt" problem,
3 is _NOT_ an error, it just means that the system reached the >>> prompt at
which you can give it commands like which device to boot from. Connect a
terminal to the console port to interact with the console.
More information about the cctech