[ipxe-devel] Allow user to edit a kernel command line before booting with a read timeout

Michael Brown mcb30 at ipxe.org
Fri Apr 23 11:43:33 UTC 2021

On 23/04/2021 11:46, Matteo Guglielmi wrote:
> Would it be possible to ask for a read --timeout option
> in order to automate the following script (unattended
> boot)?
> set cmdline selinux=0 console=ttyS0,115200n8 console=tty0
> echo -n Kernel command line: ${}
> read --timeout 5 cmdline
> chain http://my.web.server/vmlinuz ${cmdline}



The timeout is in milliseconds (for consistency with all other iPXE 
--timeout options).


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