Display the ok Prompt OpenBoot PROM

set /HOST/bootmode script="setenv auto-boot? false"

reset /SYS

Choose the appropriate shutdown method from the following table to reach the ok prompt.

Caution Caution – When possible, reach the ok prompt by performing a graceful shutdown of the OS. Any other method used might result in the loss of system state data.

System State
What To Do
OS Running and Responsive
Shut down the system using one of these methods:

  • From a shell or command tool window, issue an appropriate command (for example, the shutdown or init 0 command) as described in Solaris system administration documentation.
  • From the ILOM -> prompt, type:

    -> Stop /SYS

  • Use the system Power button.
OS Unresponsive
Shut down the system from ILOM(provided the operating system software is not running and the server is already under OpenBoot firmware control).

From the ILOM -> prompt, type:

-> set /HOST send_break_action=break

Press Enter.

Then type:

-> start /SP/console

OS Unresponsive and Need to Prevent auto-boot
Shut down the system from ILOM and disable autoboot.From the ILOM -> prompt, type:

-> set /HOST/bootmode script="setenv auto-boot? false"

Press Enter.

Then type:

-> reset /SYS

-> start /SP/console