D.10 Imaging Boot Parameter for PCMCIA Cards

When performing imaging work using CDs or DVDs, some computers (particularly laptops) with PCMCIA cards can hang during the boot process. By default, Configuration Management allows the loading of a PCMCIA driver when a device boots for imaging work. Although loading this driver does not normally cause problems, you can use a command line parameter to prevent it from loading.

To prevent the PCMCIA card manager from starting, enter the following at the imaging maintenance mode prompt when booting from a CD, DVD or bootable USB:

manual NoPCMCIA=1