[rescue] The onyx godness
kurt at k-huhn.com
Fri Jan 10 22:24:17 CST 2003
Dan Sikorski <me at dansikorski.com> wrote:
> 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
It could be that the system was configured to do I/O through the serial.
Have you tried that?
It could also be the system was configured to boot into some wierd
runlevel, or a runlevel without graphics?
Need media to install a good system?
Kurt "I remember that I've got a solid base of worms and
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-- Tony Bourdain
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