Solaris 8 login GUI doesn't come up.

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Operating Systems Solaris Solaris 8 login GUI doesn't come up.
# 15  
Old 09-26-2007
I've execute the eeprom command. Here is the output:

# eeprom 
test-args: data not available.
oem-logo: data not available.
oem-banner: data not available.
diag-file: data not available.
boot-file: data not available.
boot-device=/pci@9,600000/SUNW,qlc@2/fp@0,0/disk@w2100000c504ea348,0:a disk net
nvramrc: data not available.
security-password: data not available.
post-trigger=error-reset power-on-reset 
obdiag-trigger=error-reset power-on-reset 

I try to boot from CD to upgrade my system using graphic mode

ok> boot cdrom

This is what I saw when the system rebooted:
Can't find driver for console framebufferConfiguring /dev and /devices

And then it went to CLI installation mode not graphic mode.
# 16  
Old 09-26-2007
I suggest you go to Sun Microsystems and look for hardware release notes regarding your machine.

# 17  
Old 09-26-2007
pls .try it

if you have got to graphich cards (pgx or XVR)
cd /dev
rm -r *fb*
reboot -- -rv
and check /usr/dt/config/Xservers
is it screen link is correct
# 18  
Old 09-26-2007

if you haven't got to graphic kart you must connect to serial port
other macine hyper terminal
# 19  
Old 09-26-2007
Thanks guys for your help. I keep investigating, I'll tell ya if I find something new.
# 20  
Old 09-26-2007
can you check what the device alias screen points to? It may be that the grapics card has been changed at some point and the alias is no longer valid.
# 21  
Old 09-27-2007
I've checked my device aliases, and here comes the result:
{0} ok devalias
screen          /pci@8,700000/SUNW,XVR-100@2
mouse          /pci@9,700000/usb@1,3,/mouse@2
keyboard      /pci@9,700000/usb@1,3,/keyboad@1
disk1           /pci@9,600000/SUNW,qlc@2/fp@0,0/disk@1,0
disk0           /pci@9,600000/SUNW,qlc@2/fp@0,0/disk@0,0
disk            /pci@9,600000/SUNW,qlc@2/fp@0,0/disk@0,0
ide             /pci@8,700000/ide@6 
scsi            /pci@9,600000/SUNW,qlc@2
cdrom         /pci@8,700000/ide@6/cdrom@0,0:f
net            /pci@9,700000/network@2
net1           /pci@9,600000/network@1
net0           /pci@9,700000/network@2

If you see some thing wrong, please let me know.
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