Has anyone been able to install Linux on a Jensen with no video card. I do
video since this system will just be a server. I can boot the kernel then I
communication to the serial port. Following is the console serial port
System power up OK.
INIT-S-CPU...Quote:>>> boot -fl "i" dka100
aboot: Linux/Alpha SRM bootloader version 0.5
aboot: switching to OSF/1 PALcode version 1.35
aboot: valid disklabel found: 8 partitions.
Enter kernel name and arguments:
aboot> 0/a root=/dev/scd0 load_ramdisk=1
aboot: booted_dev=`scsi 1 5 0 0 100 0 jens-io', guessing boot_device=`scd0'
aboot: loading plain a...
aboot: unexpected object file format 113656
aboot: loading compressed a...
aboot: ok, now starting the kernel...
At this point it appears that the kernel is mounting the CD.
Is there an ABOOT switch I can pass to the kernel to force it to
use the Serial port??
Thanks in advance for any help you can render