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hardwarerelated:sun_ultra_5 [2019/12/22 18:09]
chris [Installing Solaris]
hardwarerelated:sun_ultra_5 [2019/12/22 19:07]
chris [What?]
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 ===== What? ===== ===== What? =====
-Notes on lighting up a Sun Ultra 5. [[/software/dmesg/sparc64_sun_ultra5|Dmesg outputs are here]]+Notes on lighting up a Sun Ultra 5. [[/software/dmesg/sparc64_sun_ultra5|Dmesg outputs are here.]] [[https://theconsultant.net/2006/04/care-and-feeding-of-a-sun-ultra-510/|Care and feeding of a Sun Ultra 5/10]]
 ===== Setting up the serial connection ===== ===== Setting up the serial connection =====
   * commands: either "screen /dev/ttyUSB0 9600,cs8" or "minicom" with 9600/8n1 settings   * commands: either "screen /dev/ttyUSB0 9600,cs8" or "minicom" with 9600/8n1 settings
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 ===== Installing Solaris ===== ===== Installing Solaris =====
 I did not get Solaris installed, for further attempts I need to burn a cd (solaris8) or dvd (solaris10). Jumpstart did not work for me so far. I did not get Solaris installed, for further attempts I need to burn a cd (solaris8) or dvd (solaris10). Jumpstart did not work for me so far.
 +  * several Solaris versions: [[https://winworldpc.com/product/sun-solaris/|winworldpc.com]] 
 +  * obp firmware [[https://archive.org/details/sunshack_bootroms]]
   * Solaris 8/9 notes:   * Solaris 8/9 notes:
     * These iso files can be mounted as iso9669 on a linux system (mount -o loop sol.iso /mnt/tmp), but just a 192kb filesystem becomes available. One could burn the image and try to boot it.     * These iso files can be mounted as iso9669 on a linux system (mount -o loop sol.iso /mnt/tmp), but just a 192kb filesystem becomes available. One could burn the image and try to boot it.
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