Change BootPROM settings from the Solaris command line

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Changes to BootPROM environment variables from within Solaris simplifies system administration and can prevent having to perform a system boot to change these settings.

To set a BootPROM environment variable from Solaris, for example to set auto-boot? to false, use the following command as root:

eeprom "auto-boot?"=true

See also: Read BootPROM settings from the Solaris command line


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