Press F1 to continue - how to avoid this?

Paul Puschmann lnx at uzulabs.net
Fri Jul 1 04:15:06 CDT 2005


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Hem Ramachandran wrote:
> When I simulate a hard drive failure on a RAID 1 configuration
> on a SC 1425, when the computer is rebooted it stops
> and says 'Press F1 to continue, F2 to enter set up'.
> The whole idea of a server is to manage it remotely, and if
> the system is expecting someone to press the F1 key to boot from the 
> available drive
> it defeats the purpose of remote management.
> 
> Does any one know how to disable that?
> 
> When I press F1, it just boots from the available drive.
> 
> Appreciate any help in this.
> Regards,
> Hem Ramachandran
> 
Please contact the dell support regarding this problem.
This the linux mailing list for PowerEdge servers and since no part of
linux is involved in your problem, you are wrong here.

Paul
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