[rescue] reset firmware password on sun blade 150
maz at misterjones.org
Wed Mar 17 16:20:33 CDT 2010
On Wed, 17 Mar 2010 15:56:03 -0500, Nicolai
<nicolai-rescue at chocolatine.org> wrote:
> Hey all,
> Before doing this, I just wanted to make sure the following procedure is
> SunHELP approved. Of the numerous solutions I found online, the
> following seems like it may be the way to go:
> Response #3:
> 1) At the OK Prompt type banner, and jot down Ethernet address and
> Ethernet address will be 8 0 20 nn nn nn
> Hostid will be 80nnnnnn
> In step 8, just enter the nnnnnn part not the 80 part
> 2) Open the hood
> 3) Remove the NVRAM
> 4) Plug the NVRAM in backwards
I really hate that bit.
I remember coming accross an Ultra-5 with the same "problem". I ended up
booting *without* the NVRAM, and putting it back once the system reached
Then, a "set-defaults" took care of it (or so I remember). It might not be
better than what your solution, though.
Who you jivin' with that Cosmik Debris?
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