On Sun, 2 Apr 2006, Darragh wrote:
> Hello all,
>> I am attempting, and I stress attempting to install the latest
> version of Solaris. I've downloaded the DVD version from the Sun
> website and I've tried running through the installation.
>> I had someone who really hasn't a clue reading the screen for me
Ah.. it might be easier in such a case to hook up the serial port to
another computer you can ssh to and just install from serial console.
> Next time I got an out of range error on my screen. This happens
> with other distributions but I can run sax2 to fix it.
Out of range error? 'sax2'?
> Problem here is I can't change to a console using control alt F1.
That'd be cause Solaris doesn't have virtual consoles. You can
however install in text-only mode..
Finally, you'd be better asking on the 'osol-help' or 'osol-discuss'
lists on the opensolaris.org site.
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