[rescue] The onyx godness

Joshua D Boyd jdboyd at cs.millersville.edu
Fri Jan 10 21:53:37 CST 2003

On Fri, Jan 10, 2003 at 10:39:55PM -0500, Dan Sikorski wrote:
> On Fri, 2003-01-10 at 22:28, Kurt Huhn wrote:
> > Dan Sikorski <me at dansikorski.com> wrote:
> > 
> > > > Tell ya what, I'll trade you both for an Onyx ;-)
> > > 
> > > Hmmm... somehow that doesn't sound like too great of a deal......
> > > ...for either of us, really..
> > > 
> > 
> > Nuts.  Can't blame a guy for trying :)
> So, while we're on the subject...
> I was just playing around with the onyx (sans mouse), and when it boots,
> it just comes up through what seems to be a normal booting process, but
> stops at a line that say something to the effect of System Ready (don't
> remember the actual words) and i get no login prompt or anything.  I was
> rather expecting a graphical login screen much like the ones i get on
> the o2 and indigo.  Should not be expecting that?  Right now, i'm
> figuring that the OS was FUBAR'ed before i got the machine, and that i
> need to install a fresh copy of 6.5.

A graphical login screen is what happened at the end of booting the Onyx
at school.  But of course, it could always have been configured to do
something else.

Joshua D. Boyd

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