IRIX 6.2 install on Indy R5000SC problem - SGI

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  1. IRIX 6.2 install on Indy R5000SC problem

    Hi all,

    I am experience a nightmare with my Indy R5000 150MHz machine 256MB
    RAM
    trying to install IRIX 6.2, new set of CDs .

    SCSI DISK ID#1 (root disk)
    CDROM ID#5

    >> hinv

    System: IP22
    Processor: 150 Mhz R5000, with FPU
    Primary I-cache size: 32 Kbytes
    Primary D-cache size: 32 Kbytes
    Secondary cache size: 512 Kbytes
    Memory size: 256 Mbytes
    Graphics: Indy 24-bit
    SCSI Disk: scsi(0)disk(1)
    SCSI Tape: scsi(0)tape(4)
    SCSI CDROM: scsi(0)cdrom(5)
    Audio: Iris Audio Processor: version A2 revision
    4.1.0

    Here is the error message:

    System Maintenance Menu

    1) Start System
    2) Install System Software
    3) Run Diagnostics
    4) Recover System
    5) Enter Command Monitor

    Option? 2


    Installing System Software...

    Press to return to the menu.

    1) Remote Tape 2) Remote Directory 3)[Local CD-ROM] 4) Local Tape
    *a) Local SCSI CD-ROM drive 5

    Enter 1-4 to select source type, a to select the source, to
    quit,
    or to start:


    Insert the installation CD-ROM, then press :

    Copying installation program to disk.
    .......... 10% ......... 20% ......... 30% ......... 40% ......... 50%
    .......... 60% ......... 70% ......... 80% ......... 90% ......... 100%

    Copy complete
    IRIX Release 6.2 IP22 Version 06101030 System V
    Copyright 1987-1996 Silicon Graphics, Inc.
    All Rights Reserved.

    xpi0: missing from slot 1
    xpi0: missing from slot 0
    gtr0: missing
    gtr0: missing
    root on dev 128,17; boot swap file on /dev/swap swplo 56000
    PANIC: KERNEL FAULT
    PC: 0x880c4314 ep: 0xffffc940
    EXC code:16, `Read Address Error '
    Bad addr: 0xffff8861, cause: 0x10
    sr: 0xe003

    Any help will be greatly appreciated, thanks
    Luiz Regis

  2. Re: IRIX 6.2 install on Indy R5000SC problem

    maximuslivius writes:

    > root on dev 128,17; boot swap file on /dev/swap swplo 56000
    > PANIC: KERNEL FAULT
    > PC: 0x880c4314 ep: 0xffffc940
    > EXC code:16, `Read Address Error '


    Faulty memory chips, perhaps. You have fx'ed the disk to have a swap
    partition, haven't you? Just ticking off the obvious checkboxes...

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