[SunHELP] Disabling serial console on no keyboard/video?

Gaurav Handa gaurav.handa at amsoft.net
Fri Apr 8 22:05:23 CDT 2005

Login through console and uncomment the line "#KEYBOARD_ABORT=disable" in
the file /etc/default/kbd.
Reboot the system and after it comes up again, you can disconnect the
I hope it answers your question.

-Gaurav Handa

-----Original Message-----
From: sunhelp-bounces at sunhelp.org [mailto:sunhelp-bounces at sunhelp.org] On
Behalf Of Torquil MacCorkle, III
Sent: Friday, April 08, 2005 7:49 PM
To: sunhelp at sunhelp.org
Subject: [SunHELP] Disabling serial console on no keyboard/video?

Anyone know a way to disable this behavior?  I have a couple systems
with modems on the lone serial port, and if I disconnect the keyboard,
the modem ceases to work.  I figure it can be done in OpenBoot


Torquil MacCorkle, III
Lexington, VA
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