Gentoo Archives: gentoo-sparc

From: Mike Owen <kyphros@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-sparc@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-sparc] OT: From gentoo to Solaris
Date: Mon, 09 Oct 2006 18:37:10
In Reply to: [gentoo-sparc] OT: From gentoo to Solaris by gentuxx
On 10/7/06, gentuxx <gentuxx@×××××.com> wrote:
> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- > Hash: SHA1 > > Hi All, > > I have an Ultra5 that I was running gentoo on (quite happily I might > add). But a recent project requires that I switch it to Solaris > (preferably 10, but 9 would work too). > > I'm running into an issue where the installer doesn't recognize the > drive layout of the "big" drive I have in there now. Is there a way > with the gentoo-sparc InstallCD that I can reset the CHS settings in the > partition map to something the (uber-picky) Solaris install script would > recognize? >
What size is the drive? If it's over about 130GB, you could be running into a problem with the archaic IDE controller on that Ultra 5. Mike -- gentoo-sparc@g.o mailing list


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Re: [gentoo-sparc] OT: From gentoo to Solaris gentuxx <gentuxx@×××××.com>