[Linux-PowerEdge] OMSA update (to 7.2) brakes Broadcom_NetXtreme yet again

Palko Jukka jukka.palko at medbit.fi
Mon Jan 28 04:27:02 CST 2013


Thanks a lot for sharing this, had the same problem with M610's here.

-Jukka

On 16.01.2013 23:13, lejeczek wrote:
> this is becoming really really frustrating
> this is third time when third consecutive time OMSA upgrade brakes 
> Broadcom_NetXtreme firmware upgrades on our R815s
>
> Broadcom_NetXtreme_Gigabit_Network_Adapter_ven_0x14e4_dev_0x1639_subven_0x1028
>
> previouslydirty resolution was to remove wholeOMSA and install from 
> scratch
> if you like we have following packages installed on your system then 
> remove them
>
> # yum remove dell_ie_nic_broadcom 
> Broadcom_NetXtreme_Gigabit_Network_Adapter_ven_0x14e4_dev_0x1639_subven_0x1028_subdev_0x1f26-7.4.8-1.noarch
>
> yum on my boxes will pull other deps:
>
> Erasing : 
> 5:BCM95709C_10_100_1000BASET_Quad_Port_NIC_ven_0x14e4_dev_0x1639_subven_0x14e4_subdev_0x1906-7.4.8-1.noarch 
> 1/5
>   Erasing    : 
> 5:BCM95709C_10_100_1000BASET_Quad_Port_NIC_ven_0x14e4_dev_0x1639_subven_0x14e4_subdev_0x0906-7.4.8-1.noarch 
> 2/5
>   Erasing    : 
> 5:Broadcom_NetXtreme_Gigabit_Network_Adapter_ven_0x14e4_dev_0x1639_subven_0x1028_subdev_0x1f26-7.4.8-1.noarch 
> 3/5
>   Erasing    : 
> 5:QLE2562_FC8_Dual_Channel_HBA_ven_0x1077_dev_0x2532_subven_0x1077_subdev_0x015d-4.0.0.17-1.noarch 
> 4/5
>   Erasing    : dell_ie_nic_broadcom-1.1.0-5.x86_64                     
>         5/5
>
> then
>
> # yum install $(bootstrap_firmware) && update_firmware -y -v
>
> hopefully this helps, it worked here for me
>
> what else you should do is to file a tech support request via official 
> channeland! claim your costs back
> and even do Dell appropriately bad publicity, someone there @ Dell 
> seem like don't want to learn a lesson
> which costs us all customers precious time and mental stress
>
>
> ??
>
>
>
>
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Jukka Palko
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