F10 and F12 functions on boot up, PE 2650

David W. Forslund dwf at lanl.gov
Sat Oct 11 17:21:01 CDT 2003


The problem is that the bios upgrade is a windows .exe file which doesn't run on
Linux.   So one needs to boot the machine into windows to upgrade the
bios.

Dave
Xose Vazquez Perez writes:
 > support at codefit.com
 > 
 > > Are you saying that the only way I can upgrade the A06 BIOS on my PE 2650
 > > I purchased last year from Dell is to buy a new server from Dell?
 > 
 > It's free(gratis).
 > 
 > http://support.dell.com -> Small Business -> PowerEdge 2650 -> Downloads ->
 > 
 > Select Your Download Category -> All
 > Select an Operating System -> BIOS or Not Applicable
 > Select the Operating System Language -> English
 > 
 > -- 
 > Software is like sex, it's better when it's bug free.
 > 
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