FAQ Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
» Video Reviews

» Linux Archive

Linux-archive is a website aiming to archive linux email lists and to make them easily accessible for linux users/developers.


» Sponsor

» Partners

» Sponsor

Go Back   Linux Archive > Debian > Debian Kernel

 
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
 
Old 12-20-2008, 11:46 PM
Moritz Muehlenhoff
 
Default Bug#384549: Unable to install Debian on Sun b100 (sparc processor) blade due to cassini driver failure

On Fri, Aug 25, 2006 at 11:25:00AM +1000, Chi Nguyen wrote:
> Package: installation-reports
>
> Debian-installer-version: Netboot beta 3 (2.6 kernel) 11-Aug-2006
> http://ftp.nl.debian.org/debian/dists/testing/main/installer-sparc/beta3/images/sparc64/netboot/2.6/boot.img
>
> uname -a: Linux (none) 2.6.17-2-sparc64 #1 Sat Aug 12 17:17:29 BST 2006
> sparc64 unknown
>
> Date: Fri Aug 25 22:10:31 EST 2006
>
> Method: Installed by setting up a tftp server on another blade running
> solaris 9. Created a /tftpboot directory with the above boot.img which
> was successfully picked up by the b100 blade upon rebooting using "boot
> net" method. However, it could not pick up the network interfaces (2xSun
> Cassini 10/100/10000 Ethernet) and the installation cannot proceed any
> further.

Does this error still occur with more recent kernel versions, such as
the current Lenny RC1?

Cheers,
Moritz



--
To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to debian-kernel-REQUEST@lists.debian.org
with a subject of "unsubscribe". Trouble? Contact listmaster@lists.debian.org
 

Thread Tools




All times are GMT. The time now is 07:14 PM.

VBulletin, Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO ©2007, Crawlability, Inc.
Copyright 2007 - 2008, www.linux-archive.org