Platform Notes: SunFDDI Adapter

Booting From the Network

To use a SunFDDI adapter interface as the boot device, perform the following tasks:

To Boot From the Network
  1. At the ok prompt type:

    ok show-devs

    The show-devs command lists the system devices. You should see the full path name of the pf or nf devices, similar to the following examples:

For SunFDDI PCI adapter:


For SunFDDI SBus adapter:


Note -

You need to select only one of these FDDI devices for booting.

  1. At the ok prompt type:

    ok boot full_path_name_of_the_fddi_device