smbios-type-11(7) — Linux manual page


SMBIOS-TYPE-11(7)            smbios-type-11            SMBIOS-TYPE-11(7)

NAME         top

       smbios-type-11 - SMBIOS Type 11 strings

SYNOPSIS         top


DESCRIPTION         top

       Various OS components process SMBIOS Type 11 vendor strings that
       a virtual machine manager (VMM) may set and a virtual machine
       (VM) receives. SMBIOS Type 11 vendor strings may play a similar
       role as kernel-command-line(1) parameters but generally are under
       control of the VMM rather than the boot loader or UKI.

       For details on SMBIOS Type 11 see the System Management BIOS[1]

STRINGS         top

       The following strings are supported:

           This allows passing additional system credentials into the
           system, in textual or binary (Base64) form. See
           systemd.exec(5) and System and Service Credentials[2] for

           Added in version 252.

           This allows configuration of additional kernel command line
           options, and is read by the kernel UEFI stub. For details see

           Added in version 254.

SEE ALSO         top

       systemd(1), kernel-command-line(7), systemd.system-credentials(7)

NOTES         top

        1. System Management BIOS

        2. System and Service Credentials

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Pages that refer to this page: kernel-command-line(7)systemd.directives(7)systemd.index(7)systemd.system-credentials(7)