Hi again sun-managers,
Only 2 replies, one of which was a me too.
Steve Kay (email@example.com) replied saying that he had trouble
like this when he had been supplied with a faulty A5000 array.
firstname.lastname@example.org replied saying he also has this problem when
swapping a system disk from a Sparc 5 to a Sparc 20.
The opinion of a local guru was that the patching procedure had gone
wrong, and that I had to reinstall from backups.
I've done this - I will bite the bullet and try patching again, this time
> Solaris 2.5.1, Sparc 10.
> I've just installed the latest 2.5.1_Recommended patch cluster using
> When trying to reboot, I get a boot cycle and the following message (retyped
> manually, I think I got it right):
> Cannot assemble drivers for root /iommu@f,e0000000/sbus@f,e0001000/espdma@f,400000/exp@f800000/sd@3:a
> Cannot mount root on /iommu@f,e0000000/sbus@f,e0001000/espdma@f,400000/exp@f800000/sd@3:a
> fstype ufs
> panic: vfs_mountroot cannot mount root
> I've looked in the summaries and the FAQ's.
> Can anybody help save my weekend??? :(
> With thanks in advance,
-- Brian Desmond Department of Psychology University of Melbourne Parkville, Victoria 3052 Australia
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