4 Replies Latest reply on Feb 1, 2013 8:22 AM by 988396

    Unable to install Solaris Sparc 10 on SUN Ultra 10

      Downloaded ISO of SPARC 10 DVD from Oracle site, burnt it and tried to install on SUN Ultra 10 (300 MGz / 256 MB RAM / 80 GB IDE HDD)
      Followed the process as specified below:

      1. Stop+A to stop the current boot process.(Already SPARC 8 is installed)

      2. AT OK prompt typed boot cdrom

      3. After some time (3-5 min) prompting error

      *"boot device: /pci@1f,0/pci@1,1/ide@3/cdrom@2,0:f  File and args:*_
      Panic - Kernel : kmem64 allocation failure+_
      Program Terminated+_
      ok "+_

      Checked in few blogs and burnt another DVD with less writing speed, still same error.

      Checked with Sparc 8 CD's, Sparc 5.8 installing without any errors.