Subject: Re: Need help netbooting VAX
To: Bruce Lane <>
From: Anders Magnusson <>
List: port-vax
Date: 01/17/1999 11:40:29
> 	Second kicker (and I strongly suspect this is related to the first): When
> I give the VAXStation II/GPX system the command 'b/100 esa0' (sans quotes),
> it responds as it should with 'Bootfile:'
> 	I tell it mopboot. Almost immediately, it comes back with:
> 	?06 HLT INST
> 	    PC = 00000EE6
> 	Failure.
> >>>
Yep, the 'DEVASSIGN' message means that you tries to boot from a nonexistent
device. And I'm rather sure you do, ESA0 is the LANCE chip on VAXstations;
you have a MV2 and should therefore boot from XQA0 instead :-)

-- Ragge