IPSO - How to preform a Factory Reset via the CLI

Below shows you how to factory reset a Nokia IPSO, 

Nokia[admin]# ls
bin     cdrom   dev     image   proc    tmp     var
bootmgr config  etc     opt     sbin    usr     web
Nokia[admin]# cd config
Nokia[admin]# ls
active  db
Nokia[admin]# rm active
Nokia[admin]# ls
Nokia[admin]# reboot

On reboot select bootmgr to start the wizard,

 Verifying DMI Pool Data ........

1   Bootmgr
2   IPSO
Default: 1

Starting bootmgr

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