Subject: Re: port-next68k
To: Soren S. Jorvang <soren@t.DK>
From: Darrin B. Jewell <email@example.com>
Date: 07/06/1998 22:13:18
"Soren S. Jorvang" <soren@t.DK> writes:
> I just see the 'Booting from network' screen with the BNC
> animation spinning while it gets a bootp reply and loads
> the boot loader via tftp. After that, the animation just
> stops and nothing more appears.
Ah. Some of the nexts display that animation on standard
boot, but still let you drop into the text mode if you send
the NMI interrupt "command command ~" is the sequence on my
keyboard. Then use "ben()netbsd" at the "NeXT>" prompt
to net boot it and also see the text messages.
Unfortunately, this requires a keyboard.