13.5. PMC Loader Mode

PMC Loader Mode is intended to ensure the possibility of restoring the operability of the software and hardware complex.


Loader mode is available only when connected via the console port.

Press Enter when the next line is displayed to enter the PMC loader mode:

Hit 'Enter' key to stop autoboot: 3

Once you enter the loader mode, the command line will be as follows:



Inactivity timer is enabled in the mode. If no commands executed during 45 seconds, the device will be rebooted.

The following commands are available:

  • network settings without saving parameters;

  • PMC firmware version and basic hardware parameters view;

  • voltage levels and temperature monitoring;

  • software update.