[Linux-PowerEdge] update through live iso?

jsl6uy js16uy js16uy at gmail.com
Fri Aug 7 12:05:45 CDT 2015


Not sure this will work
the dsuu, states its not a bootable iso and it has supported OSes and ubu
is not on the list only rh5 and rh6

instructions require running it from the OS once mounted

Thanks very much for the help




On Fri, Aug 7, 2015 at 11:45 AM, jsl6uy js16uy <js16uy at gmail.com> wrote:

> Thanks very much. Will definitely check that out.
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> On Fri, Aug 7, 2015 at 11:31 AM, Luke Pyzowski <Luke at sunrisefutures.com>
> wrote:
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>> Dell provides its own live cd of sorts that already will do this for you.
>> I think it is called the DSUU - Dell Server Update Utility - give that a
>> google and it should do what you want.
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>> *From:* linux-poweredge-bounces at dell.com [mailto:
>> linux-poweredge-bounces at dell.com] *On Behalf Of *jsl6uy js16uy
>> *Sent:* Friday, August 07, 2015 11:29 AM
>> *To:* linux-poweredge at dell.com
>> *Subject:* Re: [Linux-PowerEdge] update through live iso?
>>
>>
>>
>> Apologies for the spam, just wondering again if anyone has any thoughts
>> on using a centos/rhel live image to perform firmware updates when either
>> the current OS or ultimate OS to be deployed does not out of the box
>> support yum repos.
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>> On Wed, Aug 5, 2015 at 12:54 PM, jsl6uy js16uy <js16uy at gmail.com> wrote:
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>> Hello Dell and all, hope all is going well
>>
>> Wanted to bounce yet another of my incessant questions off of you
>>
>>
>> If I used a live rhel/centos image and installed dsu and updated the
>> underlying hardware thru the liveiso, is that acceptable? Nothing untoward
>> should happen?
>>
>> I already have a cent 6u6 liveimage that runs dsu. I can run dsu -i and
>> receive proper output. I have not run dsu -n yet b/c need hardware to test,
>> but should that be okay?
>>
>> The case is that the final OS may be something like ubuntu
>>
>> thanks and regards
>>
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