>we have a SUN clone in the office with a failed NVRAM. HistID and
>Ethernet address are all binary "1"... Our resident expert is
>away on vacation and the clone manufacturer has quit this
>Does anyone have a program or whatever that can re-create the
>machine relevant NVRAM entries?
The battery on the NVRAM chip is probably dead.
You should replace the NVRAM chip with a new one and then reprogram it.
More information is available from:
get the following files from either
change-sun-hostid-1.4.9.tar.gz (you need nvram.info from this)
I also recently posted change-sun-hostid-1.4.9 to alt.sources.
PGP 1024/C58015E3 fingerprint=21 F6 AF 2B 6A 8A 0B E1 A1 2A 2A 06 4A D5 92 46
cryptography archive maintainer -- ftp://ftp.wimsey.com/pub/crypto