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3 just boot up to a black screen for 5 seconds, the 4th doesn't generate
any screen output at all.
1 screen did generate the "don't turn off message", the other 3 simply
One point I feel I should make is that *NO* Network Station PTF's have
been loaded/applied since 28th November.

Steven Donnellan
AS/400 Systems Manager
IBM Certified Specialist - AS/400 Professional Operator
Simon Jersey Ltd

"Fritz Hayes" <>
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21/01/02 16:42
Please respond to midrange-l

        Subject:        RE: Restore


Those NCs may still be OK.  They only need a clean prom to load and boot
from. Check to see if you have the latest NC PTF.  If you do, try a
restore of the /QIBM/ProdData/NetworkStation/proms/ directory on the

However, if you are just not getting a boot, than that is a different
issue.  Did the NC go into the black screen and say "Updating EPROM, do
not turn off" ?

Best Regards

Fritz Hayes
Atwater Associates

|I have taken the prom images out of that directory, so
|hopefully no other NC will try and down load them. I suppose
|my dead 4 NC's are just paperweights now?
|Steven Donnellan

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