[rescue] OpenVMS CD boot
kevin at pipeline.com
Tue Sep 16 00:56:04 CDT 2003
SRM os_type is set to VMS.
I've got an external SCSI CDROM with a 512 byte switch
in back. I'll give that a shot tomarrow and see how it
On Mon, 15 Sep 2003 22:58:33 -0500 (CDT)
dittman at dittman.net (Eric Dittman) wrote:
> > I am attempting to install OpenVMS 7.2-1 onto a PWS
> > 500au. I pop in the cd and issue the command
> > ">>>boot DQB0". It starts to boot the install CD
> > but then pops up with an error message:
> > "oINIT_IO_DB-F-CFG_DEV_NOT_FOUND, a device on the
> > boot line, or in BOOT_DEV cannot be found in the
> > config tables"
> It would be much easier to boot and install from a
> SCSI CDROM drive. You'll need one that supports 512
> byte sectors.
> Other than that, try checking the os_type from SRM.
> If it isn't set to OpenVMS, change it and try again.
> Eric Dittman
> dittman at dittman.net
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