PE1850 BIOS update without X Window

Daniel Schrock daniel.schrock at
Fri Oct 29 12:55:01 CDT 2004

It works fine without X, but it is not very well documented.

you can run the app from the commandline by giving it the -license 
flag... this tells the app you accept the license and to run without x.

.daniel.schrock, ccnp

pzero wrote:

> On 10/28/04 1:24 PM, pzero wrote:
>> I wonder why Dell didn't come up with a BIOS updater that works fine 
>> from CLI, most Linux servers don't have X Window support.
> My PE1850 got stuck yesterday while trying to format the attached 
> Apple Xserve RAID.
> I would like to upgrade the PE BIOS to see if it helps.
> Is there any way to do it from the CLI?
> Thanks.
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