[rescue] Sparcengine AXi questions

Jochen Kunz jkunz at unixag-kl.fh-kl.de
Sun May 24 01:22:07 CDT 2009

On Sat, 23 May 2009 22:08:28 -0500
Micah R Ledbetter <vlack at vlack.com> wrote:

> I wish I did, because both ports in my Sun Blade 100 have failed,
> annoyingly, and while I have a SCSI card that is supported, the SCSI
> drives I have end up making tons more noise than the rest of the
> machine put together. I liked that the machine was near-silent when
> it was running with an IDE drive.
Put a IDE / SATA HBA in it that is supported by the OS of your choice.
Then make a bootable CDR that contains enough to get the OS kernel
loaded and then continues to boot from IDE / SATA. I.e. boot the
kernel from CD and put / on SATA.


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