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Firmware upgrade on Sun Fire V245 fails with "Can't open /flash-update-SunFire245" (Doc ID 1332517.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 30, 2017

Applies to:

Sun Fire V245 Server - Version Not Applicable and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


System is running S10 U5 or earlier and following the file from the patch.

When booting from OBP to carry out the upgrade it fails as below:

Rebooting with command: boot disk /flash-update-SunFire245

Boot device: /pci@1e,600000/pci@0/pci@a/pci@0/pci@8/scsi@1/disk@0,0:a File and args: /flash-update-SunFire245


Can't open /flash-update-SunFire245

Warning: Fcode sequence resulted in a net stack depth change of 1



The file just loaded does not appear to be executable.

{1} ok


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