Chapter 5. Booting the Installation System

Table of Contents

5.1. Booting the Installer on SPARC
5.1.1. Booting with TFTP
5.1.2. Booting from a CD-ROM
5.1.3. IDPROM Messages
5.2. Accessibility
5.2.1. Board Devices
5.2.2. High-Contrast Theme
5.3. Boot Parameters
5.3.1. Debian Installer Parameters
5.3.2. Using boot parameters to answer questions
5.3.3. Passing parameters to kernel modules
5.3.4. Blacklisting kernel modules
5.4. Troubleshooting the Installation Process
5.4.1. CD-ROM Reliability
5.4.2. Boot Configuration
5.4.3. Common SPARC Installation Problems
5.4.4. Interpreting the Kernel Startup Messages
5.4.5. Reporting Installation Problems
5.4.6. Submitting Installation Reports