Subject: Re: Problems with MVME177 install
To: Steve Woodford <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Ken Seefried <email@example.com>
Date: 10/18/2001 20:56:50
Steve Woodford writes:
> It's a bug in the bootloader. Booting from tape is not well tested these
> days, mainly because my aging Archive Viper 150 is on its last legs...
I'd be more than happy to help you with this, if you can take a bit of time
to educate me as to how the bits fit together. I actually have a Viper 150
as well as the Tandberg.
> Replace the `stboot' file from the snapshot with the one attached to this
> email. I've hand-patched it to work around the bug.
Better, but now we have a new issue. With that stboot, and the 20010807
snapshot bootst & netbsd-rd, I get:
Booting from: VME177, Controller 0, Drive 30
Loading: Operating System
IPL loaded at: $003F0000
NetBSD/mvme68k MVME177 tapeboot [1.3]
Start @ 0x8000 [1=0xf6e00-0xf6f9c]...
Exception: Illegal Instruction
PC =00008004 SR =2700
PC =00008004 SR =2700=TR:OFF_S._7_.... VBR =00000000
SSP* =003EFF70 USP =00010000 SFC =1=UD DFC =1=UD
CACR =00000000=D:....._B:..._I:... PCR =04300500
D0 =003EFF31 D1 =003EFF31 D2 =00000000 D3 =00000000
D4 =49504C2C D5 =00000000 D6 =00000000 D7 =00000000
A0 =00008000 A1 =003F1C13 A2 =003F1754 A3 =00000000
A4 =00000000 A5 =00000000 A6 =003EFFC4 A7 =003EFF70
00008004 000E DC.W $E