Subject: Re: No boot messages
To: Thomas Kaepernick <Thomas.Kaepernick@web.de>
From: David Laight <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/06/2005 18:35:42
On Tue, Dec 06, 2005 at 03:44:48PM +0100, Thomas Kaepernick wrote:
> After the choice of NetBSD the cursor stand in left bottom corner. The last
> BIOS-messages is displaying. I see no kernel messages and no syslog messages.
> Any time later the screen display the login prompt.
That maybe the problem that installboot and/or disklabel have between them
managed to leave the system unbootable.
Try booting from the install media, when you get the countdown
hit the space bar, then type 'boot hd0a:'
If that works you can use installboot to reinstate the boot code.
David Laight: email@example.com