[SunHELP] CD Drive Not Cooperating
Adrian.Florea at alcatel.ro
Mon Feb 13 00:39:21 CST 2006
try not to use installation CD.
try with CD 1 of 2 (I think both 8 and 9 come in 2 software CDs ).
at OBP prompt just write:
boot cdrom - install
Vince Sabio wrote:
>I'm doing a clean installation of Solaris 9 (a particular software
>package requires 8 or 9) on an Ultra-1 Creator 3D. The system boots
>from the Installation CD just fine, but when it asks for the Software
>1 CD, it ejects the installation CD (which is correct) and then
>refuses to read, or even spin up, any CD that is inserted after that;
>it simply ejects the CD a couple of seconds after it has been
>inserted. If I do a power-off from openboot, the machine shuts down,
>but the CD drive does not retract the tray. Any idea what's up?
>Vince Sabio vince at vjs.org
>SunHELP maillist - SunHELP at sunhelp.org
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