System Administration Guide: Basic Administration

ProcedureSPARC: How to Change the Default Boot Device by Using the eeprom Command

  1. Become superuser or assume an equivalent role.

  2. Specify the alternate kernel to boot.

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

    # eeprom boot-device

    The output should display the new eeprom value for the boot-device parameter.