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Status Not under consideration
Workspace PowerVM VIOS
Created by Guest
Created on Dec 18, 2017

VIOS no-prompt updateios

Hi IBM,

Would you be able to add a flag/option to the updateios command to suppress the 'Continue bos.rte.install installation [y|n]?' and other similar prompts?

Idea priority Low
  • Guest
    Dec 2, 2022

    I have the same issue with the 'Continue bos.rte.install installation [y|n]?' --- we have heavily automated our PowerVM installations , but this is a HUGE roadblock when concerned about "true" automation as we are. Things like this, although little they seem, is the proverbial burr that you sit on. We really need a flag for this to be turned off. I think IBM needs to 'THINK' more like Apple here.

  • Guest
    Nov 28, 2022
    IBM has evaluated the priority of this enhancement proposal relative to other future product content and determined that this Idea will not be pursued for a future product release
  • Guest
    Apr 1, 2022

    Also allow flag to bypass manually entering "y" at this point:

    ******************************************************************************

    End of installp PREVIEW. No apply operation has actually occurred.

    ******************************************************************************

    Continue the installation [y|n]?

    Y