This is a common issue encountered in x-86 solaris boxes. We wont be able to get to the console though all connection and ports for the console are fine. Below are the steps which needs to be done in order to get to the console:
Category: solaris X86
Here we discuss about how to use ‘ipmitool’ to collect information on platform events, sensors, status LEDs, and hardware components, from the Service Processor (SP). It also covers the use of ipmitool for platform startup & shutdown, and SP reconfiguration.
Instructions to Boot Solaris X86 CDROM to Single User mode: 1) Insert the Solaris x86 CDROM in the drive 2) Boot with the DCA floppy (2.6 and higher) or MDB floppy, (or correct Driver Update Boot diskettes) 3) Select the cdrom to boot when presented with...