Make sure the configuration switch for system controller matches the slot it's in. Fixing the NVRAM seems like a good next step. Not sure I'd remove the memory mezzanine, I don't think the board can do much without it.
On Mon, Jun 29, 2020 at 3:53 PM r...@hack.net ryan--- via cctalk < firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > > Anyone have experience with the Moto 88k VME boards? I have an MVME197LE > that I’m trying to bring up but it’s staying in BRDFAIL, while SYSCON and > RUN are green and pressing RESET appears to work. > > Nothing on console at all. (via a 712 transition module) > > Same behavior with the NVRAM removed. > > I do have the mezzanine card which has stayed affixed with an interesting > inter-board connection. (Is this separate-able? Should it function > without this DRAM?). > > > I’ll dive deep into debugging this, but if anyone has some tips or > experience they could share it would be appreciated! > > Thanks! > > -Ryan Brooks > r...@hack.net >