No response to console input when booting to single user mode
(Doc ID 1017840.1)
Last updated on SEPTEMBER 22, 2014
Applies to:Solaris SPARC Operating System - Version 8 2/04 U8 to 10 8/11 U10 [Release 8.0 to 10.0]
When the system boots in to single user mode, the console does not respond to any input. Console input is accepted without any problems at the OBP ok prompt or in multi-user mode.
Also, the console output during boot may be output in a stair-stepped manner.
Rebooting with command: boot -s Boot device: /pci@1f,4000/scsi@3/disk@1,0:a File and args: -s SunOS Release 5.10 Version Generic_147440-01 64-bit Copyright (c) 1983, 2011, Oracle and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Booting to milestone "milestone/single-user:default". Hostname: host1 Requesting System Maintenance Mode SINGLE USER MODE Root password for system maintenance (control-d to bypass): <--- No input is accepted
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