[rescue] Sun Blade 100: no video, no beep on poweron

Micah R Ledbetter vlack-lists at vlack.com
Fri Sep 15 01:31:57 CDT 2006

On Sep 14, 2006, at 12:55, Lionel Peterson wrote:

>> From: Micah R Ledbetter <vlack-lists at vlack.com>
>> Date: 2006/09/14 Thu AM 10:17:22 CDT
>> To: The Rescue List <rescue at sunhelp.org>
>> Subject: Re: [rescue] Sun Blade 100: no video, no beep on poweron
> <snip>
>> Additionally, it doesn't beep when *no* keyboard is attached, either.
>> Would that perhaps indicate that the keyboard isn't the (only) issue?
> Never had a Sun Blade 100, but with my haul of Ultra 1/2/5/10 and  
> other machines (see earlier post a couple weeks ago), I've found  
> that STOP-N has brought quite a few _dead_ machines back to life.  
> Of course, with a PC keyboard you don't have a "stop" key, and I'm  
> not sure about alternate key combinations to cause the same effect...

My understanding, again based on the Unofficial FAQ, is that STOP-N  
(or Ctrl-Brk) doesn't work for USB keyboards. I'll give it a try,  

  - Micah

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