R: RE: Error on update_firmware OMSA 7.0 Centos

Jeffrey_L_Mendoza at Dell.com Jeffrey_L_Mendoza at Dell.com
Wed Jul 18 10:17:17 CDT 2012


> Just found out that the kernel source is also required for this intel
> nic firmware update to succeed:
> 
> yum install kernel-devel
> 
> Ernst
> 
> On 07/18/2012 09:59 AM, Ernst Pijper wrote:
> > Also when trying to update the intel NIC firmware on your M610 (from
> the
> > package dell_ie_nic_intel-1.1.0) , an error occured:
> >
> > Invalid XML from module /usr/libexec/dell_dup/dell_ie_nic_intel-1.1.0
> >
> > Looking at /usr/libexec/dell_dup/dell_ie_nic_intel-1.1.0/fit.log, the
> > last thing it was trying to do before throwing this error, was to
> > install the iqvlinux-1.1.4.0g-sb_dkms.noarch.rpm package in that same
> > directory. Trying to install this package by hand, rpm complained that
> > the dkms dependency was missing. Installing dkms then solved this
> > problem as well.
> >
> > In other words, the package dell_ie_nic_intel-1.1.0 should have a
> > dependency on dkms.
> >


Ugh, thanks for the analysis. Yeah the dell_ie_nic_intel rpm should have iqvlinux external to it, and just depend on it. Then dkms, kernel-devel, etc. would be pulled in automatically by yum.

Thanks,
Jeff



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