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terminal problem on SunOS 4.X

Discussion in 'Sun Hardware' started by David Reichelt, Dec 23, 2006.

  1. hi everybody,
    i have a problem which i can´t solve by my self.

    everything started with the wish to install SunOS 4.1.1 on my good old
    sun 3/50. ok, the miniroot comes up:

    """
    Boot: vmunix
    ..Size:
    551048...................................................................
    .................+128016+80600 bytes
    Statistics:
    SunOS Release 4.1.1 (MINIROOT) #1: Sat Oct 13 08:07:21 PDT 1990
    Copyright (c) 1983-1990, Sun Microsystems, Inc.
    mem = 4096K (0x400000)
    avail mem = 3203072
    Ethernet address = 8:0:20:0:5f:9e
    si0 at obio 0x140000 pri 2
    st0 at si0 slave 32
    st1 at si0 slave 40
    st2 at si0 slave 24
    st3 at si0 slave 16
    sr0 at si0 slave 48
    sd0 at si0 slave 0
    sd0: <IBM-DCAS-34330-S65A cyl 8203 alt 2 hd 6 sec 171>
    sd1 at si0 slave 1
    sd2 at si0 slave 8
    sd3 at si0 slave 9
    sd4 at si0 slave 16
    sd6 at si0 slave 24
    zs0 at obio 0x20000 pri 3
    zs1 at obio 0x0 pri 3
    le0 at obio 0x120000 pri 3
    bwtwo0 at obmem 0x100000 pri 4
    bwtwo0: resolution 1152 x 900
    WARNING: clock gained 5602 days -- CHECK AND RESET THE DATE!
    root on sd0b fstype 4.2
    swap on sd0b fstype spec size 131328K
    dump on sd0b fstype spec size 131304K
    """

    but after the last line i only get garbage :-( i tested a SunOS 4.1.4 on
    a SunIPX with shows the same problem :-((( if i boot solaris on the IPX
    i can perfectly logon to the console.

    have anybody ANY idea why i have this problem?

    as terminal i use teraterm pro under windows xp and the following
    terminal cable(which works 100% with solaris):

    pol9 - pol 25
    1 8
    2 2
    3 3
    4 6
    5 7
    6 20
    7 5
    8 4
    9 22

    i hope u can help me out!

    THX, David
     
    David Reichelt, Dec 23, 2006
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  2. Try using 7E1 in your comm program.
     
    Doug McIntyre, Dec 24, 2006
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  3. Thx a lot Doug! It worked :)
     
    David Reichelt, Dec 24, 2006
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