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Solaris Output Not Displayed On Physical Console (VGA Port) (Doc ID 2470195.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 03, 2019

Applies to:

SPARC T4-1 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
SPARC T4-4 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)


Unable to display Solaris console on a monitor connected to the rear Video Graphics Array (VGA) port. Upon Solaris booting process, the following message is displayed:

WARNING: /pci@400/pci@1/pci@0/pci@7/pci@0/display@0 doesn't support terminal emulation mode; switching to virtual console


 Symptom noted after Solaris upgrade to Support Repository Update (SRU)


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