[SunHELP] Setting up v480 term console.
Sheldon T. Hall
shel at tandem.artell.net
Wed Sep 14 12:03:09 CDT 2005
viet nguyen says ...
> We just bought sunfire v480 , I am trying to get to OK prompt,
> connected to RJ45 cable. I can see the system boot up and
> boot screens were displayed.I can not Ctrl+Pause.break to
> get to OK prompt , but nothing shows up and it just sits
> there. Can't input anything. Only thing I'm able to do is a
> manual reset.
Make sure your terminal, or terminal emulator, is set to the correct
handshaking setting. Some, if not most, terminals and emulators default to
hardware handshaking (sometimes called RTS/CTS), and you may find that
turning that off allows you to talk to the Sun.
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