Subject: Re: prom problems
To: Michael Grunditz <>
From: Jochen Kunz <>
List: port-vax
Date: 07/09/2003 14:37:50
On Wed, Jul 09, 2003 at 01:11:14PM +0100, Michael Grunditz wrote:

> I am doing some backporting testing and installed a 1.4 installation
> and booted up with a 1.5.1 kernel. This morning when I switeched it on
> again I got the famous KA49-A V1.0-006-V4.0 
>                        08-00-2B-32-C3-1E 
>                        64MB 
>                        ?? 001   2     LCSPX  0512 
>                        ?? 000   8       SYS  0512               
Congratulations. You have damaged the PROM of your VS4k90. You need to 
flash a new firmware to get rid if this error. There was a URL to the 
PROM files posted to this list some time back. Have a look at the 

Do not boot old NetBSD kernels on VS4k90!