[rescue] Sun Enterprise 3500 Wont Boot Solaris

PhreakShow Telephone Company phreakshowtelco at gmail.com
Tue Sep 19 17:51:16 CDT 2017

I dont have anything set up to net boot anything.  Ive booted my SS5
on burned media.   FCAL and the CDROM is showing up.  Tried a spare
SCSI DVD ROM i had around it recognized it too

On Tue, Sep 19, 2017 at 6:48 PM, William Enestvedt <wenestvedt at gmail.com> wrote:
> Is it a disc you burned from an ISO, or a commercial DVD? I have boxed media
> for Sol10 and 8 and probably  even 9, but I seem to recall burning my own
> media and having it not be bootable.
> Can you probe the hardware from the Open Boot prompt and see the optical drive
> and all the FC-AL disks?
> Can you net boot the ISO, shared out over NFS?
> - Will
> --
> Will Enestvedt
> wenestvedt at gmail.com
>> On Sep 19, 2017, at 6:37 PM, PhreakShow Telephone Company wrote:
>> Im kind of at a loss with this thing
>> Solaris 10 gives me an error that says short disk read the file just
>> loaded does not appear to be executable.
>> Solaris 9 does the same thing
>> Any ideas?
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