Looking to utilize MaaS to provision bare metal machines - https://maas.io/how-it-works
During the "commissioning" step, the application requires a passwordless BIOS to configure the box for PXE-boot process.
Request: Manual intervention would like to be avoided, as this delays builds and humans are inefficient. The ask would be to turn off or disable the BIOS password as part of the provisioning process witihin IMS for a bare metal machine. This would also be requested for OS reloads.
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