Sun Ultra 27 Workstation Service Manual

System Information Menu

Table 4–1 describes each option in the System Information menu.

Table 4–1 System Information Menu Options  



System Overview 

Includes basic information about your system, motherboard, BIOS, processor, memory cache, drives, video, modem, network, buses, and ports. 

Hardware ID Image 

Enables you to create a document showing information about your system, including comparisons between the updates and the newest versions of your system. XML is the format used to create and display this information, although you can also choose a text format (.txt) as well. 

System Management Information 

Provides information obtained from the system about the BIOS type, system, motherboard, enclosure, processors, memory modules, cache, slots, system event log, memory array, memory devices, memory device mapped addresses, and system boot. 

PCI Bus Information 

Includes details about specific devices from pci-config space within the system, similar to the System Management Information section. 

IDE Bus Information 

Shows the master-slave devices on the primary and secondary IDE controllers. 

PCMCIA/CardBus Info 

Not relevant to the Sun Ultra 27 workstation. 

Interrupt Vectors 

Details device interrupt vector information. 

IRQ Information 

Shows hardware interrupt assignments. 

Device Drivers 

Shows device drivers loaded under Open DOS. 

APM Information 

Tests the Advanced Power Management (APM) capabilities of the system. You can choose to change the power state, view the power status, indicate CPU usage, get a PM event, or change the interface mode. 

I/O Port Browser 

Shows the I/O port assignment for the hardware devices on the system. 

Memory Browser 

Enables you to view the mapped memory for the entire system. 

Sector Browser 

Reads sector information from the hard disks and DVD disks sector by sector. 

CPU Frequency Monitor 

Tests the processor speed. 

CMOS RAM Utilities 

Shows the CMOS settings of the system. 

SCSI Utilities 

Not applicable to the Sun Ultra 27 workstation. 

Text File Editor 

Opens a text editor. 

Start-Up Options 

Enables you to set up options for diagnostics testing.