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SparcStation 20

SparcStation20

The IDPROM contents are invalid

How to start a SS20 with old ROM i.e. NVRAM battery being low

<#0> ok 57 f mkp
<#0> ok 28 8b 3a 2a aa 20 a23604a0 mkpl
ctrl-d ctrl-r
<#0> ok banner
SPARCstation 20 MP (2 X SuperSPARC-II), No Keyboard
ROM Rev. 2.25, 256 MB memory installed, Serial #3540128.
Ethernet address 28:8b:3a:2a:aa:20, Host ID: 723604a0.



<#0> ok setenv diag-switch? false
diag-switch? =        false
<#0> ok reset
â–’esetting ...
SPIF/stc FCode initialization complete

SPIF/stc FCode initialization complete

SPARCstation 20 MP (2 X SuperSPARC-II), No Keyboard
ROM Rev. 2.25, 256 MB memory installed, Serial #3540128.
Ethernet address 28:8b:3a:2a:aa:20, Host ID: 723604a0.



Boot device: /iommu/sbus/espdma@f,400000/esp@f,800000/sd@3,0  File and args:
>> NetBSD/sparc Secondary Boot, Revision 1.15
Booting netbsd
...

Original Host ID was
<#0> ok banner
SPARCstation 20 MP (2 X SuperSPARC-II), No Keyboard
ROM Rev. 2.25, 256 MB memory installed, Serial #3540128.
Ethernet address 28:8b:3a:2a:aa:20, Host ID: a23604a0.

Sun Ultra 60

Probing /pci@1f,4000 at Device 2  pci1360,103
Probing /pci@1f,4000 at Device 4  Nothing there
Probing /pci@1f,4000 at Device 5  ethernet
Probing /pci@1f,2000 at Device 1  Nothing there

 (2 X UltraSPARC-II 450MHz), No Keyboard
OpenBoot 3.31, 2048 MB memory installed, Serial #2147483647.
Ethernet address ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:ff, Host ID: ffffffff.


The IDPROM contents are invalid


{0} ok 57 f mkp
{0} ok 28 8b 3a 2a aa 20 a23604a0 mkpl
ctrl-d ctrl-r
{0} ok banner
 (2 X UltraSPARC-II 450MHz), No Keyboard
OpenBoot 3.31, 2048 MB memory installed, Serial #573965472.
Ethernet address 28:8b:3a:2a:aa:20, Host ID: a23604a0.



{0} ok setenv diag-switch? false
diag-switch? =        false
{0} ok reset
Resetting ...


 (2 X UltraSPARC-II 450MHz), No Keyboard
OpenBoot 3.31, 2048 MB memory installed, Serial #573965472.
Ethernet address 28:8b:3a:2a:aa:20, Host ID: a23604a0.