Boot-on-power setting for the XO?

Mitch Bradley wmb at
Thu Nov 13 13:11:14 EST 2008

Martin Langhoff wrote:
> One of my mid-term goals is to be able to run the XS sw on the XO hw
> -- and one of the main recommendations I am making for configuration
> of the XS machines is that the BIOS is set to 'boot on power'. This is
> mainly because we want as much uptime as possible in locations with
> unreliable power supply.
> Is there a way to configure OFW, the EC, etc to behave in that way?
> ("boot on external power")

It would have to be done in the EC code.  Adding Richard to the cc list.

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