After reviewing Neutrino extensively myself, I sent a QNX Momentics NC
CD to a senior colleague of mine for evaluation. (This is the guy
who’ll have the final say as to whether we go with QNX for our next
Unfortunately, the install didn’t go smoothly. He says the machine
keeps rebooting at the very beginning of the process (see below). Can
anyone recommend a solution or workaround for this problem? (I fear
it’s VxWorks City for us if this guy can’t get QNX to run; he’s rather
----- Original Message -----
From: “Bill” <bill@SPAMOFF.com>
To: “Dave Wolfe” <dwolfe@SPAMOFF.com>
Sent: Wednesday, January 29, 2003 5:45 PM
Subject: QNX issues
Computer is a Dell Dimension 8250:
When booting from CD it prints:
[hit esc for altboot]
then … across the screen.
When the “.” hits the right side, the computer reboots.
Making a boot floppy, then booting from it does exactly the
Other than this, I have zero clue as to what’s going on…
there’s NO warning or error messages, etc.