Remote upgrade of firmware, BIOS, etc.

Philippe Gramoullé philippe.gramoulle at mmania.com
Tue Dec 10 04:24:01 CST 2002


Hi,

Hmm, i think you'll find anything you need in the CERC_LinApps-5.22.tar.gz package found
on Matt Domsch web site:

http://domsch.com/linux ( in Management Utility section )

So , there is no real *serious hole* ;o)

Thx,

Philippe

On Mon, 9 Dec 2002 08:41:08 -0800
Les Niles <lniles at narus.com> wrote:

  |  BTW, this lack of support for remote BIOS/firmware upgrades is 
  |   a serious hole in the linux support, particularly since about the 
  |   first recommendation upon encountering any serious software problem 
  |   is to upgrade kernel, firmware, and BIOS.  It makes it very hard to 
  |   maintain these servers in a lights-out environment.  




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