[rescue] Sun Voyager

Peter Stokes peter at ashlyn.co.uk
Tue Dec 15 11:35:34 CST 2015

Hi Ian

Yes, have installed hundreds of new NVRAMs thanks, just thought that any MAC
address was valid other than 0:0:0:0:0:0, but apparently not....

I will replace the NVRAM soon, just was not on the priority list as as you say
simple to temporarily set it up.

Peter Stokes
Ashlyn Computer Services
Mbl: 07977 532320

On 15 Dec 2015, at 17:11, Ian McLaughlin <ian at platinum.net> wrote:

>> On Dec 15, 2015, at 9:05 AM, Peter Stokes <peter at ashlyn.co.uk> wrote:
>> Hi All
>> Ok, problem solved, the MAC address appeared to be ok, but I reset back to
> a
>> more normal Sun one and it all works fine now.....
>> So almost happy days
> If your NVRAM has gone bad (which I think you mentioned before) then
> get symptoms like this.  Therebs several pages online that tell you how to
> temporarily and permanently re-build the NVRAM contents to allow for
> successful operation. One such page is
> http://www.squirrel.com/squirrel/sun-nvram-hostid.faq
> Have fun with your Voyager. Theybre a cute little piece of history.
> Ian
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