[Soekris] Openbsd 3.4 NET4501 boot hang

John R. Shannon john at johnrshannon.com
Wed Nov 5 07:00:10 UTC 2003


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Add 'boot' to your /etc/boot.conf file so it looks something like this:

set tty com0
stty com0 19200
boot


On Tuesday 04 November 2003 06:09 pm, Brian Havens wrote:
> Upon upgrading my net4501 to Openbsd 3.4, the boot process hangs at:
>
>   Using Drive: 0 Partition: 3
>   reading boot......
>   probing: pc0 com0 com1 pci mem[639K 63M a20=on]
>   disk: hd0+
>
>   >> OpenBSD/i386 BOOT 2.02
>
>   switching console to com0
>
> If I connect using the serial port and a terminal and press ENTER at the
> preceding section, the boot process continues on, and the board works
> admirably.  If I do not press ENTER, the process hangs indefinitely.
>
> The software and board worked before the upgrade FROM Openbsd 3.3.  I am
> using comBIOS 1.15 and a Sandisk 128M CF card (980-8-32).
>
> -Brian
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John R. Shannon
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