[rescue] E220R stop a problems

Bill Bradford mrbill at mrbill.net
Tue Mar 2 21:11:51 CST 2004

On Tue, Mar 02, 2004 at 08:09:24PM -0700, dave venable wrote:
> Keyboard in, keyboard out, no joy, The serial outputs the boot params, 
> and, if I have the hd inserted, it panics and stops because it has a 
> sol9 install from a u1 on it, or it tries the network interface, 
> nothing will send the break.

Try a different serial cable.  I've run across a "laplink" cable that was
wired such that I could pass traffic, but couldn't send a BREAK for the
life of me.  Different cable (a straight-through cable with nullmodem dongle
on the end) fixed the problem.


bill bradford
mrbill at mrbill.net
austin, texas

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