Subject: Re: Problem booting a Decsystem 3100
To: Simon Burge <simonb@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Kaj-Michael Lang <>
List: port-pmax
Date: 02/29/2000 07:34:14
> Which kernel/release are you using?  Are you booting off disk or

I've tried the latest release (1.4.1), compressed and not compressed kernel.
The compressed kernel won't even uncompress.
I am netbooting.

> netbooting?  And exactly how far do you get with the messages?  A 3100
> boot should look something like:
> Copyright (c) 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000
>     The NetBSD Foundation, Inc.  All rights reserved.
> Copyright (c) 1982, 1986, 1989, 1991, 1993
>     The Regents of the University of California.  All rights reserved.

It gets this far. After the above copyrights, nothing.

> Has the machine ever worked to your knowledge?

That's one problem.. I don't know. Atleast all the selftest (t m, t a, etc)
works ok.