Subject: Re: NCR on Multia
To: Bjorn-Ove Heimsund <email@example.com>
From: Andrew Gillham <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/03/2000 16:27:29
Bjorn-Ove Heimsund writes:
> I tried 1.5_ALPHA2, but upon bootup, I get the following messages:
> siop0: target 0 now synchronous at 10.0Mhz, offset 8
> WARNING: can't figure what device matches "DVA 1 0 0 0 0 0 0"
> root on md0a dumps on md0b
> WARNING: preposterous clock chip time
> -- CHECK AND RESET THE DATE!
> root file system type: ffs
> Terminal type? [vt100]
1. Is your battery ok?
2. What version of SRM console?
3. Is console set to graphics in srm?
I have seen something vaguely similar when my battery was dead/low.
The multia will do odd things in this case. I have had mine come up
and say it is a 500Mhz cpu, etc.