Solaris 9 12/03 Release Notes

x86: PXE Boot Fails With the 3Com 3C905C Network Card (4847803)

If you use the Preboot Execution Environment (PXE) to install the Solaris software with a 3Com 3C905C network card, the system might hang and fail to boot.

Workaround: Use the 3Com Managed Boot Agent (MBA) version 4.11 with the 3Com 3C905C network card. Or, use a different type of network card.