Subject: Re: VS3100 Serial Console Problems
To: NetBSD Bob <>
From: NetBSD Bob <>
List: port-vax
Date: 09/22/2000 12:50:21
> > I'm trying to netboot 1.5_ALPHA2 on a VS3100/38, with a VT420 attached to 
> > the serial port.  Everything seems to go fine until at some point in the 
> > boot, when the machine stops responding to keyboard input.  Messages to the 
> > console still display, I just can't type anything.  Does anyone know what 
> > might be going on?  Thanks.
> I dunno exactly if it fixes everything, but, sometimes when I have those
> sorts of problems, I default setup all the VT terminals to VT100 rather
> than VT3xx or 4xx type terminals.  The good ol' VT100 usually works fine,
> 9600 baud 8/n/1 no handshake.

Also, forgot to add, make it ID as a VT100, too....