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Basics of Using The 'boot' Command (Doc ID 1006057.1)

Last updated on JULY 15, 2019

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 8 6/00 U1 and later
All Platforms

Goal

This document describes the basics of using the boot command, and how to use the boot options in x86 GRUB menu.

Solution

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In this Document
Goal
Solution
 1. This would be the case for rare race conditions and other timing-related problems.
 2. Using the boot Command
 A. Common boot Syntax
 B. Common Boot [device-specifier] disk
 C. Common Boot [arguments]
 D. Network booting background
 E. Network boot syntax
 F. Example syntax for custom JumpStart boot commands
 3. Troubleshooting
References

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