Solaris 8 login GUI doesn't come up.

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# 22  
Old 09-27-2007
Originally Posted by vntiger
And I have no idea about my Graphic Adapter. How can I check that?
Can you open the box and see what it says on the board?

I'm sure there is an elegant way to find out whats on the PCI bus, does the "dmesg" output give any clues?
# 23  
Old 09-27-2007
I can't open my box now for some reasons. I tried the "dmesg" but no graphic related messages showed up. I also tried "reboot -- -rv" but nothing new.
# 24  
Old 09-27-2007
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# 25  
Old 09-27-2007
Originally Posted by vntiger
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.
from the ok prompt.
cd /pci@8,700000/

And post that output.
# 26  
Old 09-27-2007
{0} ok cd /pci@8,700000/
{0} ok ls
f00c9e44 ide@6
f00bdf30 SUNW,XVR-100@2

But the command show-pci-devs failed:

{0} ok show-pci-devs-all
show-pci-devs-all ?
{0} ok show-pci-devs/pci@8,700000
show-pci-devs/pci@8,700000 ?

# 27  
Old 09-27-2007
Originally Posted by vntiger
{0} ok cd /pci@8,700000/
{0} ok ls
f00c9e44 ide@6
f00bdf30 SUNW,XVR-100@2

That does match your screen alias... back to the docs/release notes I think.
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