"Petteri Heino" wrote in message
news:ce3gtp$t23$1@phys-news1.kolumbus.fi...
> Just my two cents on this...
>
> Have you checked that your console variable is set to "graphics"?
>
> Some Alphas give same kinda of symptoms if you have console to serial.
>
> In SRM:
> >>>set console graphics
> >>>init
> >>>set os_type nt

> and then cold boot to get to ARC.


This thing's SRM doesn't appear to have an for console...

In SRM:
>>> set console graphic


?2C UNK SYM
>>> show console


?23 ILL CMD
>>> show config

DEC 2000 Model 300 AXP - ROM Version 2.2
Copyright (c) 1993 Digital Equipment Corperation.

Alpha AXP SRM Firmware Version - 370
VMS PAL X5.48/OSF PAL X1.35 - Built on 12-FEB-1996 13:08:14.13

Eisa Info Devnam Devstat
--------- ------ -------
CPU OK EV4 P3.0 6.6ns
MEM OK 144MB
NVR OK
SCC OK
IT OK
KBD OK
LPT OK
1 CPQ3011 VGA OK
2 ADP0002 SCSI OK
3 DEC4220 NI OK 08-00-2B-3C-BA-1C
4 TCM5092 UNSUPPORTED
5
6

>>>



> Pete.


I still find it odd that everything cleared up once I put the DE422 (EISA 3)
it originally came with back. EISA 4 is a 3-COM NIC.




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