Subject: Re: Alphastation 255 showing blue
To: None <>
From: Jochen Kunz <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 02/17/2006 10:22:00
On Fri, 17 Feb 2006 00:22:53 +0100
Hernani Marques Madeira <> wrote:

> My alpha is no longer showing anything else than a white blinking
> cursor on a blue ground.
Reseate every connector? Sometimes this helps to get connections going
that degenerated / coroded over time.

Serial console? Sometimes the firmawre is still able to send diagnostic
messages on the serial port when it can't do so on the framebuffer.
(Unplug the keyboard to force the machine to serial console.)