Gentoo Archives: gentoo-sparc

From: gentuxx <gentuxx@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-sparc@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-sparc] OT: From gentoo to Solaris
Date: Fri, 13 Oct 2006 22:13:07
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-sparc] OT: From gentoo to Solaris by Mike Owen
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Mike Owen wrote:
> 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
It's 120GB. Solaris "sees" 114GB. - -- gentux echo "hfouvyyAhnbjm/dpn" | perl -pe 's/(.)/chr(ord($1)-1)/ge' gentux's gpg fingerprint ==> 5495 0388 67FF 0B89 1239 D840 4CF0 39E2 18D3 4A9E -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.4.5 (GNU/Linux) Comment: Using GnuPG with Mozilla - iD8DBQFFMA9OTPA54hjTSp4RAvkqAJ4nnEi0kg/KJvDZUtPac5XPVrN3+gCgo66u CnA8gRqfl9sF6W+dpWsVRtc= =otK9 -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- -- gentoo-sparc@g.o mailing list


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