Poweredge 4200 BIOS Updates?
thomas.eriksson at slac.stanford.edu
Fri Aug 15 16:25:01 CDT 2003
Did this for a PE6300 last week - the BIOS and firmware had not been
touched since the machine was bought in 1998.
For the PERC II controller you want a file named PERCU84.exe
There appears to be no way of navigating to this file on the
DELL web site. I managed to get it by going to the downloads
area and then enter the filename in the search box.
On Fri, 2003-08-15 at 13:54, Dave Sobel wrote:
> Thanks -- I have successfully upgraded to A05, but that didn't help
> with the recognition of the new drives. The PERC firmware doesn't see
> the two new drives at all.
> I'm not so skeptical that it can do the expansion of the logical drives
> -- I've seen that done before. However, I do need it to recognize the
> I have the AMI PERC II controller, but have been unable to locate any
> firmware upgrade for that. I see the AMI PERC, the AMI PERC 2/DC, and
> the AMI PERC 2/SC, but nothing for the AMI PERC II, which is what the
> bootup tells me it is.
> Dell... ?
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