Dell PE 6850 and BIOS X14 + E07F0

Bahadir Kiziltan b_kiziltan at
Wed Apr 5 14:23:29 CDT 2006


Please take a look at the following Linux information update doc offering a 
workaround possibly works for you.


>From: "Matt Hall" <matt_hall at>
>To: <linux-poweredge at>
>Subject: Dell PE 6850 and BIOS X14 + E07F0
>Date: Wed, 5 Apr 2006 10:52:32 -0700
>I'm using RHEL AS 3 (Taroon Update 5).
>I'm getting some E07F0 errors on the front plate -
>Proc 1,2,4 are giving IERR ... so I thought I would
>update firmware / bios revs to all the latest versions
>in the hopes it might clear this up. (Since the system
>has been running fine, and only recently starting having
>some issues.
>Is this a physical issue with the CPUs, or is something I'm
>doing on the box generating this? The machine is being used
>as a VMWare GSX server, with 5-6 virtual machines up at a
>Also, I visit the 6850 download pages ... and the BIOS rev
>available to me is a A02 one ... which in no way matches
>the X14 (in fact, the BIOS update tool warned me about
>this, so I opted to cancel until I had more information).
>Should I apply this update?
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