Graphics via the RAC?
Tim_T_Murphy at Dell.com
Mon Mar 21 08:24:07 CST 2005
> I'd like a list that says, for example, "The RAC/ERA that
> came with 2650s does not do graphical console redirection
> before the OS has booted. Once the OS has booted you can
> run services to give you graphical console access."
This whitepaper talks about "pre-boot text vs. post-boot graphics"
> I understand that we can run extra services after an OS has
> booted to get graphical console access but that's not what
> we really care about. We want it before any OS has booted
> so we can use the utility partition or install/repair an OS
> that requires graphics. As you've said, this can't be done
> unless we have a DRAC4.
OK, got it. To answer your original question, then:
the DRAC4 isn't supported on 2650, sorry.
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