Subject: Re: Multia boot problems.
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Just another Joe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/16/1999 07:30:37
On Sat, 16 Oct 1999 email@example.com wrote:
> I've recently been playing with my multia and have discovered that if I pop a
> boot disk in at the srm prompt and run:
> >>> b dva0
> It runs up till the point where it says:
> Boot flags:
> Loading netbsd...
> and it just sits there doubling as a heater.
> ANyone familiar with what this is caused by ?
> Mind you I've tried the 1.4 & 1.4.1 install diskettes.
> Tony Hernandez
This sounds like what was occurring to my Multia until I upgraded the firmware.
You can get the latest firmware at:
If you haven't already, you may want to read:
BTW, one thing I did that really helped was to replace the fan. I put a
23.3CFM fan in mine and now it happily doubles as a mailserver/heat pump.