Subject: Re: VS3100 Serial Console Problems
To: Brian Harrington <>
From: NetBSD Bob <>
List: port-vax
Date: 09/22/2000 12:48:42
> 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.