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Redirecting Solaris Output to the Serial Port
The following procedure shows how to redirect Solaris operating system output from the Sun Fire X2100 M2 server to a serial console. Use these instructions to redirect OS output after the software is installed.
1. After Solaris is installed, log into the server as root (superuser).
2. Make edits to the following files:
Edit the following lines in the /boot/solaris/bootenv.rc file to read as follows:
Edit the following line in the /boot/grub/menu.lst file to read as follows:
Add the following line to the end of the /kernel/drv/asy.conf file:
Edit the following line in the /var/svc/manifest/system/console-login.xml
file as follows:
3. Reboot the system with the following command:
You should then be sent back to the /SP prompt.
4. Run the following command:
You should now begin to see console output of the system starting up.