External serial port doesn't work after SOL activated on R710

Adam Nielsen adam.nielsen at uq.edu.au
Tue Sep 22 00:22:45 CDT 2009


>     It turned out the OMSA-6.1.0-648 is the culprit. It will automatically
> change the BIOS external serial port setting if Serial console
> enabled.

That makes sense - you tell OMSA you want a serial console so it makes
the external serial port give you a serial console.  Maybe you can just
turn the serial console off?

Disclaimer: I don't use OMSA!

Cheers,
Adam.



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