Sun SparcStation II

From: Aaron Christopher Finney <>
Date: Fri Jul 30 10:38:55 1999

You probably have the default boot file set to need to change
that to the name of the linux kernal image (vmlinuz?)...

On Fri, 30 Jul 1999, LordTyran wrote:

> I *think* this makes the list.. dunno the date off the top of my head...
> Anyway, sorry if it's O.T.
> The Sun monitor is much too large for my already over-crowded computer
> room, so I've set it up to boot a dumb terminal (will later be hooked up
> to my multiport serial card when I put the Sparc under my desk..)
> The problem is the last guy that had the Sparc really screwed up
> /etc/silo.conf and SILO requires me to type 1/boot/vmlinux root=/dev/sda1
> ever boot (oh, I run linux ;) ) Can someone tell me how to make
> /etc/silo.conf boot the machine automatically? Eventually I'm going to
> make it a web server... when I buy a router (probably this weekend.)
> Thanks,
> Kevin
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