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authorJeremy Kerr <>2018-07-03 16:34:47 +1000
committerSamuel Mendoza-Jonas <>2018-07-10 13:46:12 +1000
commit99a1f905f585480cca2c9a43ab18ed8e37365192 (patch)
tree9839c5ce9a791cd206388f81d3a844ba82965ff7 /ui/ncurses/nc-cui-help.c
parent47c55b245aab729a9c23bfb830329022c7b25d83 (diff)
ui/ncurses: Implement F10-F12 for autoboot device control
Add a few mappings to specify temporary autoboot settings: F10: Only autoboot from disk F11: Only autoboot from USB devices F12: Only autoboot from network These use the new code to prevent cancelling autoboot. Signed-off-by: Jeremy Kerr <> Signed-off-by: Samuel Mendoza-Jonas <>
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diff --git a/ui/ncurses/nc-cui-help.c b/ui/ncurses/nc-cui-help.c
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--- a/ui/ncurses/nc-cui-help.c
+++ b/ui/ncurses/nc-cui-help.c
@@ -26,5 +26,14 @@ option.\n\
To retreive new boot options from a remote configuration file, select \
the 'Retrieve config from URL' option.\n\
+To restrict petitboot to only autobooting from a specific device type, the \
+following keys are available:\n\
+ F10: Only autoboot from disk\n\
+ F11: Only autoboot from USB devices\n\
+ F12: Only autoboot from network\n\
+Unlike other keys, these do not cancel automatic boot.\n\
To close the Petitboot interface, type X (exit).\n"
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