Warm reboot not activating firmware updates
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Sat Mar 7 12:24:03 CST 2009
Bas Gooren discovered it a while back. See http://lists.us.dell.com/pipermail/linux-poweredge/2009-January/038384.html
The issue hasn't been fixed (or even acknowledged) yet though.
> On Thu, 5 Mar 2009, Patrik Karen wrote:
>> Try this before running update_firmware:
>> for payload_dir in `find $fwdir -type d -name payload`; do
>> cp $payload_dir/* `dirname $payload_dir`
>> There is a bug (or whatever you want to call it) that makes
>> update_firmware look in the wrong place for the bios headers and the
>> actual firmware files.
> Interesting. Thank you. How did you discover this was the issue?
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