Subject: Re: PWS 433a (Miata) question about SRM
To: Jason Thorpe <email@example.com>
From: Olaf Seibert <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/21/1999 03:17:28
On Sat 20 Nov 1999 at 16:52:56 -0800, Jason Thorpe wrote:
> You probably have such a system. But you can confirm that by doing:
> >>> show config
> ...at the SRM prompt. Mail me the output :-)
I'll probably do that tomorrow, if the output is not too big to retype ;-)
Meanwhile, I tried moving the video card up one slot, to slot #3.
No go. No picture at all, in fact. The card might as well not be
Serial console still works though and show pci (or whatever) showed the
card correctly in slot #3.
So I tried the set_pci_device_override 0x88c15333 and moved the card
back. (5333 being the vendor ID and 88c1 the product ID). Now we're
again at (and I can copy it verbatim this time)
*** keyboarf not plugged in ...
ff.fe. ... f5.CPU 0 soeed is 2.31 ns (433 MHz)
ef.ee. ... e4.
Digital Personal WorkStation 433au Console V7.0-11
built on Apr 15 1999 at 15:44:00
Illegal device detected on primary bus in physical slot 4
Power down the system and remove the unsupported device from slot 4
with the cursor blinking after the 4.
So, I'll be pulling the card again and before replacing it, switch to
AlphaBIOS for now...
> -- Jason R. Thorpe <email@example.com>
___ Olaf 'Rhialto' Seibert - firstname.lastname@example.org. -- If one tells the truth,
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