hey i just got a Sun ultra 5!!!

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# 29  
Old 12-03-2007
ok nevermind than about the screen name
ok first of all i should not have monitor or keyboard plugged in jsut what u said ?
than what is a null modem?
also whan i do the hyperterm wha should i put in under "connect using" com 1, com 2, com 3, tcip, or soft v92 data fax modem
# 30  
Old 12-03-2007
Originally Posted by russian460
ok first of all i should not have monitor or keyboard plugged in jsut what u said ?

Originally Posted by russian460
than what is a null modem?
try the serial cable first, then if you are getting nothing after a few attempts, add a null modem in the chain, this swaps the RS232 TX and RX wires over.

PC -- COM1 ------ RS232 CABLE -- SERIAL A -- ULTRA5

# 31  
Old 12-03-2007
ok than it asks me my port settings
bits per second
data bits
stop bits
flow control

wha should all those be?
# 32  
Old 12-03-2007
9600 bps
8 bits
no parity
1 stop bit
no flow control

should do for starters, if problems then add hardware flow control.
# 33  
Old 12-03-2007
and im connecting to the com 1 rite?
# 34  
Old 12-03-2007
allright i have got it paused during one of its runthroughs
heres what i did
i got to the ok prompt type in boot cdrom
it reboots boots into the cd rom mode
now i know it is reading the cd because
i see some messages displayed copywright blah blah blah and it says 1966-2007 so it is reading the disc

than it runs and gives me this

Sun-msg-id: sunos-8000-og, type: error. ver: 1 sevirity: major
event time: blah blah blah
platform: blah blah blah
Source: sunos rev5.10 generic blah blah blah
desc: errors been detected that require reboot for system integrity see Sun Message ID: SUNOS-8000-0G
auto response: blha blah
impact:blah blah
rec-action: blah blah
and than it gives me a bunch of code and stuff
# 35  
Old 12-03-2007
Can you post the first line of booting from device .....

Are you getting hardware problems? If you have just received this machine have you checked everything is connected firmly inside.

A good check is to carefully remove and reseat the DIMMS, also disconnected and reconnect each disk cable.
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