F10 and F12 functions on boot up, PE 2650

David W. Forslund dwf at lanl.gov
Sat Oct 11 17:48:01 CDT 2003


I would think that you can open the file on windows and make the floppies from the
file as indicated and then boot the machine with those floppies to
upgrade the BIOS.

Dave
support at codefit.com writes:
 > >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
 > 
 > Thanks Dave,
 > 
 > Is there a way I can use my Windows 2K desktop machine, open up the .exe
 > BIOS
 > upgrade file and then somehow convert it to a file that I can install on
 > RH Linux 8 server?
 > 




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