troubleshooting Question

T5220 stuck in maintance mode

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Hi guys,

I hope someone can help I was in the middle up installing/upgrading my solaris when the power to my ,achine was lost. when i powered the box on I was presented with the following

-> start /SP/console
Are you sure you want to start /SP/console (y/n)? y

Serial console started.  To stop, type #.
0:0:0>SPARC-Enterprise[TM] T5120/T5220 POST 4.30.1.a 2009/03/04 07:53
       /export/delivery/delivery/4.30/4.30.1.a/post4.30.1-micro/Niagara/huron/integrated  (root)  
0:0:0>Copyright 2009 Sun Microsystems, Inc. All rights reserved
0:0:0>POST enabling CMP 0 threads: 00000000.ffffffff
0:0:0>VBSC mode is: 00000000.00000001
0:0:0>VBSC level is: 00000000.00000001
0:0:0>VBSC selecting Normal mode, MAX Testing.
0:0:0>VBSC setting verbosity level 2
0:0:0>Basic Memory Tests....Done
0:0:0>Test Memory....Done
0:0:0>Setup POST Mailbox ....Done
0:0:0>Master CPU Tests Basic....Done
0:0:0>Init MMU.....
0:0:0>NCU Setup and PIU link train....Done
0:0:0>L2 Tests....Done
0:0:0>Extended CPU Tests....Done
0:0:0>Scrub Memory....Done
0:0:0>SPU CWQ Tests...Done
0:0:0>MAU Tests...Done
0:0:0>Network Interface Unit Tests....Done
0:0:0>Functional CPU Tests....Done
0:0:0>Extended Memory Tests....Done
2009-10-22 21:49:06.548 0:0:0>INFO:
2009-10-22 21:49:06.558 0:0:0>  POST Passed all devices.
2009-10-22 21:49:06.564 0:0:0>POST:     Return to VBSC.
2009-10-22 21:49:06.571 0:0:0>Master set ACK for vbsc runpost command and spin...

SPARC Enterprise T5220, No Keyboard
Copyright 2009 Sun Microsystems, Inc.  All rights reserved.
OpenBoot 4.30.1, 8064 MB memory available, Serial #85279040.
Ethernet address 0:21:28:15:41:28, Host ID: 85124302.

Boot device: disk  File and args:
SunOS Release 5.10 Version Generic_138888-03 64-bit
Copyright 1983-2008 Sun Microsystems, Inc.  All rights reserved.
Use is subject to license terms.
WARNING: The following files in / differ from the boot archive:

The recommended action is to reboot to the failsafe archive to correct
the above inconsistency. To accomplish this, on a GRUB-based platform,
reboot and select the "Solaris failsafe" option from the boot menu.
On an OBP-based platform, reboot then type "boot -F failsafe". Then
follow the prompts to update the boot archive. Alternately, to continue
booting at your own risk, you may clear the service by running:
"svcadm clear system/boot-archive"

Oct 22 21:51:15 svc.startd[7]: svc:/system/boot-archive:default: Method "/lib/svc/method/boot-archive" failed with exit status 95.
Oct 22 21:51:15 svc.startd[7]: system/boot-archive:default failed fatally: transitioned to maintenance (see 'svcs -xv' for details)
Hostname: db1
Requesting System Maintenance Mode
(See /lib/svc/share/README for more information.)
Console login service(s) cannot run

Root password for system maintenance (control-d to bypass):
single-user privilege assigned to /dev/console.
Entering System Maintenance Mode

Oct 22 21:52:09 su: 'su root' succeeded for root on /dev/console
-sh: /bin/i386: not found
-sh: /usr/sbin/quota: not found
-sh: /bin/cat: not found
-sh: /bin/mail: not found
Sourcing //.profile-EIS.....
-sh: uname: not found
-sh: grep: not found
-sh: tty: not found
-sh: id: not found
-sh: cut: not found
-sh: cut: not found
-sh: uname: not found
-sh: id: not found
-sh: cut: not found
-sh: cut: not found
-sh: uname: not found
@ # svcadm clear system/boot-archive
svcadm: not found
@ #
@ #
@ # start
start: not found

I dont seem to be able to run any commands or even get to the ok prompt. I have a solaris 10 disk do you think it is possible to beoot from this given the current state of the syatsem.

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