boot — Starts loaded OS images


boot [--help] [--version]



Display short help message and exit


Display the version of the boot command and exit


This command starts execution of a previously loaded OS image. Its operation is fully described in Chapter 6, Starting an Operating System Manually. The arguments passed to the image are set with the setargs command.

Example 66. Using the boot command

boot: an image must be loaded with the load command first
>load (tftpboot)batty
tftp: attempting bootp
bootp: sending request
bootp: serverip:
bootp: netmask:
bootp: serverip:
bootp: netmask:
bootp: address:
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