Re: Can't get my PC164 to boot

Eric Smith (eric@brouhaha.com)
26 Nov 1996 01:13:24 -0000

Jay Estabrook <jestabro@amt.tay1.dec.com> wrote:
> You can't run a kernel expecting MILO PALcode under SRM PALcode,
> for example, which is what the "no floppy controllers found" message
> indicates (actually, what causes that message is that interrupts are being
> delivered to the kernel in a way the kernel doesn't expect).

Is it really the PALcode that is at fault, or is it that Milo and SRM
initialize the interrupt controller differently? I was under the impression
that Milo actually contains and uses the SRM PALcode, but perhaps I'm
mistaken.

Cheers,
Eric

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