[rescue] Help with V210 rescue

Zach Lowry zach at zachlowry.net
Fri Sep 14 13:58:08 CDT 2007

> The POST output above is consistent with a motherboard failure
> manifesting itself as what appears to be a hung CPU. If you look in
> the error string, the order of parts to go after is itemized within
> it; the motherboard is indicated before the CPU, so that would explain
> why your partswapping attempts have not yet solved the issue. This
> might also explain why the previous owner was willing to part with it
> :-)
> Even though it doesn't appear to be a CPU issue, the designated FRU
> for support purposes would actually be the motherboard assembly with
> CPU(s). Sadly, this isn't a part that's particularly cheap yet, as the
> V210 hasn't yet been EOL'ed by Sun (pre-RoHS version notwithstanding).

Yes, I was afraid of that. :( I'll keep scouring eBay for a spare  
system board.



> Hope that helps,
> -A
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