PERC H800 Firmware update from Linux failing?
toivo at usf.edu
Sun Aug 1 08:35:18 CDT 2010
We encountered the exact same problem with CentOS (That had been made to look like RedHat in the /etc/ -files for some other software.)
Information Technology Communications
University of South Florida
On Jul 31, 2010, at 12:41 , i3D.net - Joep Gottlieb wrote:
> Had the same problem on a H700 about 2 weeks ago, finally solved it by reinstalling with a different disk to windows, after that the update went fine. Was Win 2k8 Web R2 (64b) for the record.
> Best regards,
> Joep Gottlieb
> Op 31-7-2010 18:38, Tom Rockwell schreef:
>> I tried to apply the latest firmware update to a PERC H800 controller
>> using the Linux .BIN package. It gave me the message that the update
>> doesn't match the system (forget the exact wording) and wouldn't apply.
>> I have updated the controller on this system in the past (prior release).
>> I ended up applying the update using a PXE booted DOS image, and that
>> went fine.
>> Anyone having problems installing using the file:
>> Tom Rockwell
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