[rescue] Sun 540-5014 (AKA X7288A) versus Teac DV-28E
davek08054 at gmail.com
Tue Apr 11 14:46:55 CDT 2006
On 4/11/06, Geoffrey S. Mendelson <gsm at mendelson.com> wrote:
Thanks for answering!
> 1. Will the computers in question boot from a USB drive? You can buy a USB
> DVD drive for very little money these days.
A lot of these are used for testing of customer configurations, that
might not be an acceptable difference.
> 2. It may depend upon which version of Solaris you wish to boot. I know
> Solaris 10 will boot on almost any drive. I also know that Solaris 7
> requires a 512 byte block drive. I don't know in between.
Sorry, I should have said. The reason for this is to allow
installation of Solaris 10. None of these systems have ever had
anything earlier than Solaris 8 on them.
And I also should have been clear that by "older" I'm only going back
so far as Sunfire/Netra V100 and V120 boxes. Not really old for this
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