System Administration Guide: Basic Administration

ProcedureSPARC: How to Boot a System to Run Level 3 (Multiuser Level)

Use this procedure to boot a system that is currently at run level 0 to run level 3.

  1. Boot the system to run level 3.

    ok boot

    The automatic boot procedure displays a series of startup messages, and brings the system to run level 3. For more information, see the boot(1M) man page.

  2. Verify that the system has booted to run level 3.

    The login prompt is displayed when the boot process has finished successfully.

    hostname console login:

Example 12–1 SPARC: Booting a System to Run Level 3 (Multiuser Level)

The following example displays the messages from booting a system to run level 3.

ok boot
Resetting ...

Sun Ultra 2 UPA/SBus (2 X UltraSPARC-II 296MHz), No Keyboard
OpenBoot 3.25, 512 MB memory installed, Serial #10342381.
Ethernet address 8:0:20:xx:cf:ed, Host ID: 80xxcfed.

Rebooting with command: boot
Boot device: /sbus@1f,0/SUNW,fas@e,8800000/sd@a,0:a  File and args: kadb
Loading kmdb...
SunOS Release 5.10		64-bit
Copyright 1983-2007 Sun Microsystems, Inc.  All rights reserved.
Use is subject to license terms
WARNING: consconfig: cannot find driver for screen device /SUNW,ffb@1e,0
Hostname: dancehallgirl
NIS domain name is boulder.Central.Sun.COM
/dev/rdsk/c0t10d0s7 is clean
Reading ZFS config: done.

dancehallgirl console login: