Solaris 10 install SPARC - Starting Over

Good Evening:
I recently purchased a SunBlade 1000 server and I'd like to start over and install Solaris 10.  How do you set the computer to boot from the CDROM? My current boot alias is:
boot-device=/pci@8,6000000/SUNW,qlc@41/fp@0,0/dsk@w20000004cfbfe51f1,0:A.  

When the computer boots, I get an "INIT: Can not create /var/adm/utmpx" and "INIT: Single User mode".   I can't seem to get to init 0 to set the boot alias for the CDROM....
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Just_RCAsked:
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savoneConnect With a Mentor Commented:
Sorry, hit submit by accident before I was finished...

If you can get to an OK prompt and type boot cdrom you should be able to boot from the CD, unless it is a scsi device.

Is your CD ROM SCSI??
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savoneCommented:
Get to an OK prompt and type boot cdrom

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omarfaridCommented:
From the ok prompt run

boot cdrom

If you try to boot the system from hard disk and it find that a file system is corrupted, and critical to go to multi user mode, then the system is goes to single mode. If the /var filesystem is full then the system can not update the utmpx file to log when the system is shutdown.

Try halt
 
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omarfaridCommented:
If you run df -k and you see that /var filesystem is 100% or if it is part of /usr or / and they are 100% full, then try to delete some unwanted files to free some space.
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Just_RCAuthor Commented:
Savone:
Good morning.  Thanks...your solution was greatly helpful.  I had to null out the eerpom parameter 'boot' and power-cycle to get to an 'ok' prompt.  One more thing, it you don't mind.  the eeprom 'probe-scsi-all' returns the DVD (sorry, its not a CDROM as I said before) but when I issue the 'boot cdrom -s' command the DVD-ROM lights up, but alas says the file isn't executble.  I've ordered the DVD set for SPARC from Sun today.  
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