Booting from CD on a PE 2650 problem...
support at codefit.com
Fri Oct 10 20:10:00 CDT 2003
>"s at cf" == support <support at codefit.com>
> s at cf> I checked the boot sequence in BIOS, I believe it was
> s at cf> set OK, the sequence was A drive, D Drive, then hard
> s at cf> disk. On another note, how can I double check the boot
> s at cf> sequence when server is live, after booting up?
>In setup, right (after pressing F2)?
Yes, In setup.
>It should say something more like
> Floppy Drive
> CD-ROM Drive
> Hard Drive
>You not only need to have the CD drive listed before the hard
>disk, but you also need to have a check mark (a radical symbol)
>next to the drives you want to boot from. You can toggle that
>check mark with the space bar.
I'll check it again later. I assume I have to highlight the drive before
toggling? I did not see the toggle option in the BIOS.
>If there's a way to check that information in the BIOS after the
>machine is rebooted, I haven't heard about it. Even better would
>be the ability to change it without rebooting -- I would love to
>be able to tell one of these machines from my desk that this one
>time I want to boot from CD, and have it ready to reboot by the
>time I get to it with the disk....
Can't OMSA CLI check that boot sequence? or any other SNMP application?
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