[rescue] RS/6000 43p/140 Console Trouble

James Jacocks jjacocks at mac.com
Sat Jan 17 16:43:29 CST 2004

> On Tue, 28 Oct 2003, J. Alexander Jacocks wrote:
>> However, even though OF is set for keyboard and display before serial,
>> the machine insists on the console being through serial port A.
> "Jonathan C. Patschke" wrote:
> smit
> System Environment
> Assign the Console
> /dev/lft0
> --  
> Jonathan Patschke  ) "Earth works.  That's proof positive that Mother
> Elgin, TX         (   Nature isn't a suit."            --Dave McGuire

I (finally) got a chance to try the above advice (I know, 2.5 months to  
type one line!).  However, on reset, the machine (after the boot  
splash) presents the familiar black screen with green cursor, and  
nothing else.  Now, though, the console connection no longer works.

Any ideas?


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