[pfSense] Soekris 6501 installation question
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Mon Jan 23 13:52:39 EST 2012
On 1/23/2012 1:28 PM, Seth Mos wrote:
> Op 23 jan 2012, om 18:21 heeft David Miller het volgende geschreven:
>> "Is it plugged in" questions are welcome, I'm probably missing something about that simple. It's my first time with a soekris, and first time trying to boot pfsense off the memstick image.
>> The soekris was set to 19200. I tried 9600 on it as well (boot, ctrl-P, set ConSpeed=9600, reboot) to no avail. Also 115200.
> The soekris or alix is either 19200 or 38400 stock, we are still using 9600,n,8,1 for all our embedded builds.
> If this is a memstick image you should not expect serial output iirc. Only the nanobsd images have serial, the nanobsd images with VGA even have VGA instead.
> Maybe I've missed something, but I believe this is the case.
Correct, the stock memstick image is VGA only. It's not meant to be run
long-term, it's just an installer.
If you're feeling lucky, I haven't heard back any input on this, but I
made a serial memstick the other day if you want to try. My Soekris is
currently in active duty so I can't easily pull it to try.
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