how to revoke update_firmware?

Matt Domsch Matt_Domsch at
Fri Mar 26 09:45:51 CDT 2010

On Fri, Mar 26, 2010 at 01:39:20PM +0900, Gernot Hassenpflug wrote:
> Dear all,
> I have tried to setup updates for firmware on R610 with PERC6e and
> PERC6i following the wiki
> All went well, including the command update_firmware.
> This means that on the next reboot, firmware updates will be flashed.
> However, if I want to withdraw that command how can I do that? I would
> like to reboot without updating the firmware next time (or if the
> server unexpectedly reboots), and then try update_firmware plus reboot
> at a later time.

The only one staged to take effect after reboot is the BIOS update.
It can be cancelled with:

/usr/sbin/dellBiosUpdate --cancel


Matt Domsch
Technology Strategist, Dell Office of the CTO &

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