[openbeos] Re: Booting the Kernel

  • From: Jack Burton <burton666@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: openbeos@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sat, 19 Oct 2002 08:58:51 +0200

On 2002-10-19 at 05:51:41 [+0200], you wrote:
> I know the Kernel doesnt have much to offer yet. But I think I just found
> a bug. Well this part is a given I cannot boot the kernel in raw x86 or
> in BeBochs. But I noticed something, when booting after a hard reboot.
> Once it says "Jumping into ...." it stops. But then I notice my keyboard
> lights change. The default num-lock which is almost always on turned off
> and switched to scroll lock. And then I have to reboot because nothing
> else happens. And as of for my second question, I know you are going to
> say something about how if I had a Null cable/modem that I would see alot
> of KDL. Well is their a way to coax a null modem when booting in BeBochs.
> I have tried many things but no success. Any advice would be appreciated.

Same for me, but hitting the scroll lock key de-freezed the process, and I 
was able to boot :)
BTW, every time I enable scroll lock, the kernel becomes very slow.

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