Solaris 10 will hang when launch CDE through onboard VGA port on T-class server (Doc ID 1948060.1)

Last updated on MAY 17, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris (SPARC) - Version 10 to 10
Information in this document applies to any platform.
-- Checked for currency May, 17, 2016 --

Symptoms

Solaris 10 will hang when launching CDE through onboard VGA port on T-class server.

It happens when Solaris 10 is booted with host console re-directed to a graphics monitor or a KVM, and begins to start the login GUI.

If the graphics monitor or KVM is disconnected, Solaris will boot without problem.

Sample error messages:

1) /var/adm/messages

 

Changes

 After applying Xorg server patch 125719-52(or above), Solaris 10 will hang when launch CDE through VGA port on a Netra T4-1 server.

Cause

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