Boot Storage Device feature provides a service to manage system images stored
on a persistent device. The API provides you with extensive information about
a system image stored on a device. The Boot Storage Device feature incorporates
three utilities -
bootMonitor utility is able to boot the system from a system
image on a persistent device or downloaded from the network.
bootMonitor uses standard network protocols over an Ethernet
line to load and boot the system image. This system image must be an ELF binary.
For more information, see the bootMonitor(1M) man page.
bootMonitor uses boot agents to locate and boot the required
bootConfig is used to select the boot
agent to be used and to enable the parameters that describe the boot environment
to be passed. For more information, see the bootConfig(1M) man page.
bootAgent is a modular piece of code that groups together
certain protocols or drivers and a parameter interpreter used by
bootAgent is executed
bootMonitor according to the