"That which is overdesigned, too highly specific, anticipates outcome; the anticipation of outcome guarantees, if not failure, the absence of grace."
-- William Gibson, All Tomorrow's Parties
Console to LOM.

I've been meaning to blog this for a while. Very useful in Jumpstart finish scripts.

eeprom console=ttyb
eeprom ttyb-mode="115200,8,n,1,-"
echo "name=\"asy\" parent=\"isa\" reg=1, 0x2f8 interrupts=3;" >> /kernel/drv/asy.conf
svccfg -s system/console-login setprop ttymon/label = 115200
svcadm refresh system/console-login
svcadm restart system/console-login
perl -pi -e 's/^splashimage/#splashimage/' /rpool/boot/grub/menu.lst
perl -pi -e 's/$ZFS-BOOTFS$/$ZFS-BOOTFS,console=ttyb/' /rpool/boot/grub/menu.lst
bootadm update-archive

reboot

April 8, 2009 3:24 AM