System Administration Guide: Basic Administration

ProcedureSPARC: How to Change the Default Kernel by Using the eeprom Command

  1. Become superuser or assume an equivalent role.

  2. Specify the alternate kernel to boot.

    # eeprom boot-file new boot-file

    For example:

    # eeprom
  3. Verify that the new parameter has been set.

    # eeprom boot-file

    The output should display the new eeprom value for the specified parameter.